Insight Guides: Jordan
A small country carved out of the heart of the Middle East, Jordan offers concentrated pleasures. This guide to Jordan includes a full run-down on the essential places to see from the rock city of Petra to the desert plains of Wadi Rum, from the coral reefs off Aqaba to the Dead Sea. With hundreds of spectacular colour photographs, detailed maps and illuminating text you'll have everything you need in a guidebook. Sections on food, wildlife and traditions give a real Insight into the destination and expert local writers bring Jordan's history, culture, arts and people to life. It is an inspiring background read, serves as an invaluable, on-the-spot companion and is a superb, visual souvenir of a visit. A detailed section of travel tips and advice will make sure you've got all the information and contact numbers you will need.