Jordan, an Arab nation on the east bank of the Jordan River, is defined by ancient monuments, nature reserves and seaside resorts. It’s home to the famed archaeological site of Petra, the Nabatean capital dating to around 300 B.C.E.
- Best Time to Visit: March – May
- Capital: Amman
- Primary Language: Arabic
- Currency: Jordanian Dinar
- Must Visit Places: Petra, Ajloun Castle, Mount Nebo, Amman Citadel, Azraq Wetland Reserve, King Abdullah Mosque
- Must Try Food: Mansaf – The national dish of Jordan