Middle East

Come with me as we explore the historical and culturally rich Middle East and break down barriers that the media portrays first-hand.

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Global Travel, Israel, Jordan, Middle East, Travel

Exploring the Lost City of Petra

Petra has been on my bucket list for as long as I can remember. Ever since I was a little girl watching Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, wide-eyed and bewildered, I longed to see this enchanted building carved deep into the sandstone rocks. In October 2019, I was finally able to fulfill that dream and visit Petra, a “Lost City” with so many secrets still left untold.

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Global Travel, Israel, Jordan, Middle East, Travel

A Roadtrip Through Israel and Jordan

In October 2019, my friend, Ingrid, and I planned an unforgettable trip to Israel and Jordan. Traveling to this part of the world was on my bucket-list for quite some time. I longed to visit Petra, a famous ancient wonder of the world, and swim (or should I say, float!) in the Dead Sea. 

If you’ve been dreaming of visiting the Middle East too, look no further. I compiled the logistics from our trip in one post for your convenience. Ingrid and I traveled to both Israel and Jordan, crossing their border by land and renting a car to explore the area on our own home-made itinerary.

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