Jordan has it all - the extraordinary carved city of Petra, Roman ruins, stark desert landscapes and a thriving capital. Delve into Jordan's rich culture with this comprehensive guide. This guide includes - Stay in Bedouin tents or splash out on a beach-front hotel - all the options you need; See the best of Jordan's ancient heritage - let our section on Biblical Jordan guide you; Dive a snorkel, take a hike, camel trek or float on the Dead Sea - we'll tell you how; Get talking - use our handy Arabic chapter to mix with the locals; Get around - 31 detailed maps and a full-colour country map will show you the way.Expect to pay from JDl 5 to JD25 per day for the smallest, cheapest sedan in Aqaba or Amman - plus insurance and petrol. ... Cars can be booked, collected and paid for in Amman or Aqaba and dropped off in the other city, but the rental companies charge up to JD35 for this service. ... anyone not used to driving on the right-hand side of the road should consider renting an automatic rather than a manual.
|Author||:||Anthony Ham, Paul Greenway|
|Publisher||:||Lonely Planet - 2003|