Treasury of Al-Beidha, Little Petra, Jordan

Stories from the past: A visit to little Petra

Everybody has heard of Petra: the Rose City, capital of the Nabatean Kingdom, located in the southern part of Jordan. It is probably the most fabulous place to visit in the small Kingdom of Jordan. Well, not far from Petra, is another little trade post, also from the Nabatean period. It is called al-Beidha in Arabic, 'the …

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Our Final summer holiday itinerary

So there we are! Flights and hotels are booked, more important husband's holidays are agreed to. Count down has begun: 23 days and a few hours and we should be on our way to the airport! Our plans have changed quite a few times. They always do. Lucky kids need to get a few days …

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The Eternal City – planning a visit to Rome

Slowly, slowly my walking map of Rome is taking shape. I read and I map, then I read some more and have to add something on my map. sigh. How am I suppose to choose? Can I even choose? There are so many beautiful things to see, so much art and architecture to look at, …

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