September 18, 2017.Reading time 12 minutes.
After I had seen my fill of the Lost City of Petra, I had a few days to play with before I had to be back in Amman for an onwards flight. Luckily, there were a few more spots in Jordan that I was desperate to see before I left! Not too far from Petra […]
September 14, 2017.Reading time 8 minutes.
While the Treasury and the Monastery may be the most famous places in Petra, there is a tonne more to Petra than just those two facades. I spent two full days in the Rose Red city and in those two days, I did an absolute bucket-load of walking. I saw so much, and seemed to […]
September 7, 2017.Reading time 9 minutes.
On my first day in Petra I did a truly insane amount of hiking. In addition to walking the entire main trail, I also hiked to well above the Treasury and conquered the 900ish stone steps that separated me from the gorgeous Monastery. According to my iPhone ‘Health’ app, I walked a whopping 24.7km – […]
September 4, 2017.Reading time 18 minutes.
As if hiking my butt the 600 steps to above the Treasury wasn’t a workout enough, I decided to challenge myself even further and hike to the Monastery! The Monastery is one of the most brilliant facades in all of Petra, and it is also one of the most physically exhausting ones to reach. Some […]
August 31, 2017.Reading time 14 minutes.
After I had experienced the magic of the Treasury by the first light of day, it was time for me to keep moving and exploring, however, I just didn’t feel quite ‘done’ with the stunningly beautiful Treasury. I wanted more. So, I made the decision to embark on one of Petra’s most incredible trails, and […]
August 28, 2017.Reading time 13 minutes.
Getting from Amman to Petra had been an amazing journey all on its own, but despite this awesome trip down the Kings Highway, by the time I arrived I was completely and undeniably ready for some Petra action. Images of the oh-so famous Treasury had invaded my thoughts and my dreams, so it was time […]
August 24, 2017.Reading time 14 minutes.
There are so many travel experiences that I dream about. I want to go on safari in Kenya. I want to travel through Sri Lanka by train. I want to see the magic of the Galapagos with my own eyes. I want to see the hectic-ness of Papua New Guinea for myself. There are so […]