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A Piece of Jordan

Tourism Street, Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
+962 7 9990 2916
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Wonderful cooking and cultural experience

During our 10 day trip through Jordan for my parents' 45th anniversary, my husband and I wanted to... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
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Fantastic country, fantastic trip

Steph at A Piece of Jordan set out all of our 10 holiday. It was a terrific. Well organised with... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
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A Piece of Jordan provides Eco Experience packages which highlight the best of Jordanian hospitality and culture. Come and learn to bake bread such as taboun and sharaak, cook alongside the locals learning traditional dishes, visit a local farm for the day and spend time with a family shopping and eating. We want you to feel, smell, see, touch and taste the real Jordan,.
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Tourism Street, Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

During our 10 day trip through Jordan for my parents' 45th anniversary, my husband and I wanted to dive into Jordanian culture by experiencing local life. Steph organised a cooking class for us with a part of her family, which was definitely one of the...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Steph at A Piece of Jordan set out all of our 10 holiday. It was a terrific. Well organised with everyone we dealt with being extremely hospitable. Over and above the outstanding places we visited, such as Petra, Wadi Rum and various Roman city ruins,...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

This was the highlight of our tour. We took the back route to Petra with a fantasitc guided tour over the mountains. The overnight camping was spectacular with a very tasty meal cooked in a barbecue on site. I would highly recommend this experience.

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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Wow. Anyone can appreciate the beauty of the UNESCO site but A Piece of Jordan brings out the magic of the region and its people. They put together an amazing three-day experience where we shared an incredible dinner with a local family, explored a little...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Mum and I wanted to have a local experience and chose A Piece of Jordan. We were not disappointed. We had a wonderful time learning how to prepare and cook a traditional Jordanian meal. The family was so welcoming, we shared stories, photographs and laughs...More

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APieceofJordan, Manager at A Piece of Jordan, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Thank you so much Sarah! And thank you for capturing the evening with such wonderful photos! :-) Steph

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Reviewed 7 March 2017

A couple of friends and I had the pleasure of doing a cooking experience with a local family while I was in Petra. It felt like I was hanging out with some new friends. Not only was everyone incredibly hospitable, but we had honest conversations...More

Thank Sally E
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

I would be hard pressed to say enough wonderful things about the dinner and cooking class my family was able to have with a local family in Wadi Musa/Petra. When you're travelling in a country with significant linguistic and cultural differences, it can be all...More

Thank Josef K
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

We (two sisters traveling alone) coordinated through their website exactly what we wanted. Steph was flexible, provided information and pricing from the beginning. It was easy to organize. She helped coordinate transportation and a place to keep our bags while we had a quick peek...More

Thank Marcela P
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APieceofJordan, Owner at A Piece of Jordan, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017

Thank you so much Marcela and Natalia! So pleased to hear you enjoyed your time - I hope you will come back to do a longer ride one day! Stay in touch! Steph

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Reviewed 23 January 2017

We had a cooking class and dinner with a Jordanian family last week. It is a class but all we did was cutting vegetables. They made soup, chicken dish and desert. We ate with the family but a whole chicken was not enough for 5...More

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APieceofJordan, Owner at A Piece of Jordan, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2017

Hi Mina, Thank you for your feedback on the evening you both spent with one of our families. It was sad to read that you didn't enjoy your time and was a huge surprise, as you will see from our other reviews this is the...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2017

A few hours with a wonderful family can find a permanent place in ones heart. Our cooking lesson was filled with aromas, new skills and yummy flavors. Steph helped with some translation snags and our cooking teacher Ahlam managed to accommodated a long list of...More

Thank Sallie R
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