Jordan Tourism News

AccorHotels to manage Le Grand Amman, Jordan

AccorHotels to manage Le Grand Amman, Jordan

19 January 2018 Hotel News

AccorHotels have announced the rebranding of a prominent landmark hotel in Jordan to Le Grand Amman – managed by AccorHotels. The property consisting of 298-rooms and 67 well-appointed serviced apartments was launched in partnership with Iskan Co. for Touristic & Hotel Investments. 

Museum of Jordan opens in Amman

Museum of Jordan opens in Amman

31 July 2013 Tourism News

The Museum of Jordan has opened in the country’s capital, Amman, housing over 2,000 artefacts from Jordanian history, including the Dead Sea Scrolls. The museum features nine major exhibition themes, showcasing Jordan’s environment, food, architecture, trade, politics, communication, industry, religion and daily domestic life through a range of interactive displays.

Jordan installs tourism webcams in collaboration with EarthCam

Jordan installs tourism webcams in collaboration with EarthCam

12 February 2013 Press Release Travel Technology News Tourism News

EarthCam and the award-winning Jordan Tourism Board (JTB) have teamed up to launch a collection of live streaming webcams, with views of some of the country’s most treasured and visited locations. This is a major development for the JTB, as Jordan is the first country in the Middle East to install tourism webcams with great appreciation for Zain Jordan for sponsoring the live Internet feed for all cameras.

Bradt releases first travel guide to Jordan

Bradt releases first travel guide to Jordan

16 September 2012 Press Release Tourism News

Bradt Travel Guides has published its first guidebook to Jordan. Written by Carole French, the guide discusses Jordan’s history and culture, eco projects, wildlife and marine life, desert treks, markets, and malls.