Tag: culture

islamic inscription in khazali canyon
Wadi Rum sites

3 reasons why Khazali should be on your tour itinerary

The gigantic chunk of mountain that you can see beautifully from Lawrence Spring is Jabal Khazali. It is supposed to be named for Khazal. He was a criminal that was pursued up to the summit. As

fawaz wearing his traditional bedouin clothes
Bedouin culture

Bedouin wear: traditional clothes in modern times

Wadi Rum became known as a tourist destination after the release of the movie ‘Lawrence of Arabia’ in the 1960s. And even more after the publishing of a book on rock climbs in the late 1980s.

fawaz preparing bedouin coffee
food & drinks

Four secrets of Bedouin coffee

Coffee became part of the Bedouin culture as the caravans transported the coffee from Aqaba to Iran and Irak. The Arabica coffee originated from Yemen and was transported to Aqaba by boat. At that time, Jordan

fawaz playing el oud for guests during lunchbreak
Wadi Rum Nomads

Welcome to Wadi Rum Nomads

Come as our guest, leave as our friend! We feel very privileged and blessed. Being born and raised in one of the world’s most beautiful places. We are Bedouins living a traditional lifestyle in the majestic