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My Amazing Trip to the Lost City of Petra

I think the first time I saw an image of Petra was in the “Last Crusade”, a film from the Indiana Jones trilogy – the scenery just blew me away!  And ever since then I wanted to go there. It still took a few years and a Brazilian telenovela called “Viver a Vida” (to live life) with inspiring scenes filmed …

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A Love Letter to Jordan – From an American Jew

Book: “Live From Jordan” Author: Benjamin Orbach Publisher: AMACOM - American Management Association, 2007 "Live From Jordan" is a personal recollection story of a young man who traveled, lived and studied Arabic in Jordan. What's so special about that, you might ask?  Well, this young men is an American... Jew, and if that alone did not arouse your interest yet -  the book itself ...