1. Jordan is home to 100,000+ archaeological and tourist destinations, including 5 UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
  2. Jordan is one of the best places to see early Islamic art.
  3. Unlike other middle eastern countries, Jordan does not have its own oil.
  4. It is considered rude and unclean to eat or drive with your left hand.
  5. Jordan is known as an extremely friendly country, where you’ll hear Ahlan wa sahlan! or “Welcome!” quite often.
  6. Jordan’s most famous national park is the Wadi Rum where you can spend the night under the stars.
  7. Jordan’s National Dish is Mansaf, a tasty lamb dish cooked with fermented, dried yogurt, served with bulgur wheat or rice, and topped with pine nuts.