Monthly Archives: May 2011
Two minutes after welcoming us to Amman, CIEE gave us a PowerPoint on the things that could hurt us in Jordan. High on the list were traffic, Jordanian men and earthquakes. Particularly stressed were Jordanian men. Things we’re not supposed … Continue reading
For the first two days of our program, we’re staying at the King’s Academy, a luxurious boarding school that was started by King Abdullah II based on his experience at Deerfield Academy. We have fast Internet, a huge dining hall, … Continue reading
After a two-hour delay in Seattle, I’m off to Paris. Twenty-four hours from now, inshah-allah, I’ll board my plane to Amman!