We took a quick 2000 mile round trip around South Africa.
Spring break in Egypt. March 2015.
The weather in Amman is generally great. The blue skies and pleasant temperatures invite you to get outside and walk around. Unfortunately, it’s hard to walk around Amman. Cars park on the sidewalk and they plant bushes right in the middle of the walkways. In other places there are no sidewalks at all. But weContinue reading “Walking to the store”
In December my mother-in-law came to live with us for about 2 months. For some people this may invoke the desire to move to Syria, civil war and all, but not me. Luckily, I have a great mother-in-law. She didn’t want to do much sightseeing while she was in Jordan, but we did manage toContinue reading “You are never too old to come to Jordan”
Week without Walls is a new program at my school. Basically the whole high school shuts down for a week and everyone leaves to go on trips. There were lots of options for trips. I could have gone to Paris, Switzerland, Nepal, Amsterdam, Ethiopia or stayed in Jordan. I chose Ethiopia. My trip was theContinue reading “Week Without Walls Ethiopia: by Cecily”