Author: Bianca Abma

preparing goat cheese bedouin style
Bedouin culture

How Bedouin prepare goat milk, butter and cheese

After winter and early spring rains passed by, the desert comes a life. Different types of plants start to grow, turn green, and bloom. The season of ‘desert abundances’ finally arrived again. So, it is time

our cave during a hot summer day
climate & seasons

How to enjoy your desert tour on a hot summer day

Deserts are inhospitable places. They are known for the cold winters, hot summers, the harsh sun, dry winds, and little rainfall. You would not expect that these places have a magical attraction. But they do. Wadi

traffic sign for wadi rum
Wadi Rum desert

The quick guide to Wadi Rum desert

Surfing the Internet, we found out there is no proper quick guide to Wadi Rum. We think that Jordan’s biggest gem and the number one reason you should visit our beautiful country deserves to have one.

fawaz playing bedouin music
Bedouin culture

Bedouin music: the poetic music of the desert

When you listen to our traditional Bedouin music, you might hear similarities with music from Yemen. You are not mistaken as all Bedouin music originates for the first settlers in Yemen. We are all desert dwellers

ain shalaaleh the real lawrence spring
Wadi Rum sites

Confusion about the real Lawrence spring cleared

Wadi Rum desert has several little springs in the mountains with limestone tops and granite bases. Limestone absorbs rain. The water slowly descends the limestone until it hits the granite. As granite cannot hold water, the