First time here? Questions? Talk to members and volunteers right now! The Hospitality Club
...bringing people together!
Estonian  English  German  Spanish  French
Finnish  Italian  Lithuanian  Dutch  Polish
Brazilian  Portugese  Russian  Turkish  Ukrainian 
Home > All countries > Jordan > Amman > AQABA Sign up!
All countries
Sample Profiles
About us
Main Menu

 What is this?
The Hospitality Club is the world's largest hospitality exchange organization. We are thousands of friendly members world wide who offer each other free accommodation when traveling. Membership is free and joining just takes a minute - we would love to have you onboard!

 City Volunteers
There are no City Volunteers in AQABA at the moment.
Become a Local Volunteer for AQABA?

Active members in AQABA, Amman, Jordan
Below you can find basic info for our members in AQABA. If you would like to contact them, please sign up - it only takes a couple of minutes. If you are already a member, please go to the member section - you are on the external pages now. In any case, you can read travel information for AQABA from our members below.
Gender, Birthyear Accom

We would be happy to have you onboard in the club - signing up just takes a couple of minutes! Some of the benefits:
- free accommodation in AQABA, Amman, Jordan
- hospitality exchange in AQABA, Amman, Jordan
- cheap travel to AQABA, Amman, Jordan
- travel information about AQABA, Amman, Jordan
- meet friendly people in AQABA, Amman, Jordan
Info about AQABA, Amman, Jordan
AQABA Travel Guide Login to edit Login to view History Help

Aqaba is a coastal town in the far south of Jordan. It is the capital of Aqaba Governorate. Aqaba is strategically important to Jordan as it is the country's only seaport. The town borders Eilat, Israel, and there is a border post where it is possible to cross between the two countries. Both Aqaba and Eilat are at the head of the Gulf of Aqaba. Aqaba has been an inhabited settlement since 4000 BC profiting from its strategic location at the junction of trading routes between Asia, Africa, and Europe. The early settlement was presumably Edomite in ancient times. It was a center of the Edomites, and then of the Arab Nabataeans, who populated the region extensively. Aqaba is well known for its beach resorts and luxury hotels, which service those who come for fun in the sand as well as watersports like windsurfing and Scuba diving. It also offers activities which take advantage of its desert location. Its many coffee shops offer mansaf and knafeh, and baqlawa desserts. Another very popular venue is the Turkish Bath (Hamam), in which locals and visitors alike come to relax after a hot day. The town is best known today as a diving and beach resort. However, industrial activity remains important to the area, and the town is an exporter of phosphate and some shells. The town is also an important administrative center within the far south of Jordan.

Edited by: unclenabz on 12.01.2009
Last postings about AQABA Amman Jordan from other users
emmalo wrote:

galway is a great city, there is the galway arts festival and project 07 in july when the town goes mad on art,theatre and music for two weeks.. and all year round especialy in the summer the town is alive with people fromm all over the world enjoying themselves..

unclenabz wrote:

Sea, Mountain, Desert, and the best place for Diving and Fishing :)

Change language: Deutsch - Eesti - English - Español - Français - Italiano - Lietuviškai - Nederlands - Polski - Português - Português (bra) - Русский - Suomi - Türkçe - Українська

Sign up - Contact - Countries - Disclaimer

Copyright © 2000-2012 The Hospitality Club. All rights reserved.