Madaba, Jordan – The Dead Sea

Never, EVER did I think that swimming in the Dead Sea would burn my bum! Burn my eyes, yes!  Burn my bum, NO!!!!! Well, more specifically my anus! Yup – so much so, and so painful it was – that I was heartbroken to think I would not be able to float and enjoy this…

Madaba, Jordan – Madaba Map

Madaba is about 35km away from Amman. The drive is along the 5,000-year-old Kings Highway. Madaba is known as the “City of Mosaics.” This little church in Madaba, St. George Greek Orthodox Church, is home to the famous 6th century Mosaic Map of Jerusalem and the Holy Land. Map of the Mosaic Map! The staff…