CrossFit Tours Combine Fitness and Travel in Jordan – Engaging Cultures Travel – Press Release

By |March 23rd, 2016|

CrossFit Tours Combine Fitness and Travel in Jordan

Engaging Cultures Travel has created a CrossFit tour that promotes healthy lifestyle, pursuit of adventure and crossing the lines of borders and cultures through fitness and travel.

New for 2016, Engaging Cultures’ 7 Day Jordan CrossFit Tour was hand-crafted to connect guests to a local CrossFit Box, give them […]

Tunisia’s Magic Carpets – Carpet Buying Tips for Travelers in Tunisia

By |February 29th, 2016|

Tunisia’s carpets might not be able to fly, but the beauty and originality of their colors and designs make them truly magical. Carpets were part of life in Tunisia long before travelers became a popular tourist destination in the ’60’s. In fact, carpets and rugs have been a part of Berber culture for centuries. Berbers […]

  • شهادات مؤثرة من سائحين في الأردن- Beautiful testimonials about...

    عندما تزور الأردن بالتأكيد ستجد العديد من الأمور التي ستحبها! شهادات مؤثرة من سائحين في الأردن No matter where you’re from, you will definitely find something to love about Jordan. Beautiful visitor testimonials about our beautiful country

    Posted by Queen Rania on Thursday, January 21, 2016

Is Jordan Safe to Travel 2016?

By |February 22nd, 2016|

What is the current situation in Jordan for travelers? Is it safe to visit Jordan in 2016?

The reality in Jordan right now could not be more opposite than the perception given by western media. As Americans living on the ground in Jordan, we are glad you stopped by and would love to help answer your questions; no strings attached.

I […]

Kairouan – Culture and History in Tunisia’s Spiritual Capital

By |February 11th, 2016|

Recently I visited the city of Kairouan, considered the 4th holiest city of Islam and the spiritual capital of Tunisia. A walk through the city took me back in time as most of its architectual, spiritual, and cultural roots have been preserved throughout the centuries. Here are some of the culturally significant places that stuck out to […]

Tunisia: A Hidden Treasure for Hiking Enthusiasts

By |January 26th, 2016|

Tunisia is often not marketed as a hiking hot spot, but it contains many worthwhile places to visit for people who love hiking and nature. Hiking can be a great way to learn more about a country and discover its traditions and history. In this blog I’ll highlight 7 great hiking spots in Tunisia.
1. Hiking […]

Walking Tour of UNESCO’s 2016 Capital of Arab Culture

By |January 19th, 2016|

Sfax, Tunisia’s 2nd largest city and often called the gateway to the Tunisia’s south, has been chosen as UNESCO’s 2016 Capital of Arab Culture. Those who have been to Sfax’s medina (walled city) will understand why the city received this year’s UNESCO title. Travelers we’ve hosted have described it as the most authentic medina in […]

TUNISIA: A STAR WARS FANS’ PARADISE

By |December 17th, 2015|

On Friday, December 18th the latest Star Wars film, Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be released in theaters worldwide. However, many Star Wars fans don’t realize that Tunisia was the primary filming location for the planet of Tatooine in both Star Wars: A New Hope and Star Wars: The Phantom Menace. I recently ventured down […]

Jordan EcoTourism Spotlight Interview

By |December 16th, 2015|

We recently sat down with Deborah Regen of EcoTourLinQ for a spotlight interview. She’s created an online test site for a community of people “like you who are concerned with environmental conservation and responsible travel”.  You can find her original spotlight post here – Spotlight:  Interview with Engaging Cultures.

WHAT WAS YOUR PRIMARY MOTIVATION TO LAUNCH THIS COMPANY?
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Celebrating Tunisia’s Peace Prize

By |December 15th, 2015|

Here is a video recently released by the Tunisian Ministry of Tourism in celebration of Tunisia recently being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.

This how the Ministry of Tourism describes this film:

“Tunisia celebrates the Nobel Peace Prize awarded to the Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet for its contribution to the young Tunisian democracy. On the occasion of […]

A Family Holiday On Mars

By |December 14th, 2015|

After the release of the critically acclaimed film The Martian, shot on location in Wadi Rum, the Jordan Tourism Board released the above video where an imaginative little American girl travels to Mars on her family vacation to Jordan.

Often used in Hollywood films as the Mars location, Wadi Rum has made quite an impression on director […]

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