Don’t let these rainy weekends keep you down, spring is around the corner (fingers crossed)! In the meantime, enjoy what little nice weather we have this week at these events going on around Amman.
Jordan Trail: Um Qais to Arab Dam
February 12 @ 7:45 AM
Dying to get out of Amman for the day? Experience Jordan Adventures is hosting an 8 km hike from the gorgeous Um Qais to the Arab Dam. Enjoy breathtaking views of the sea of Galilee as you walk through some of Jordan’s most beautiful landscapes.
Price: 30 JD
Hiking King Talal Dam
February 12 @ 10 AM
Did you know that Jerash isn’t only home to ancient ruins but also a beautiful dam? This easy yet fulfilling hike will take you to one of Jordan’s few bodies of water, the King Talal Dam. Take a break from hiking and enjoy the gorgeous views from the top.
Price: 22 JD
Thai Yoga Massage Training
February 13 @ 12 PM
WARNING: becoming trained in massage might lead to you constantly being asked to give back rubs… Don’t say we didn’t warn you. Inner Life Institute is offering a 3-day course on Thai Massage for all levels starting this Saturday.
Price: 120 JD (for three sessions)
February 12 @ 2 PM
Have you been cold this winter? Learn to crochet yourself a cozy scarf at Jadal for Knowledge and Culture’s Crochet Workshop this weekend. Soon you’ll be crocheting up a storm and your friends will be extremely grateful for their new neck warmers.
Price: 22 JD (includes wool and hooks)
Recycled Art Festival
Remember all those political posters from the Parliamentary elections that were plastered everywhere in Amman? Well, those posters inspired a whole art festival focused on promoting environmentally-friendly ways to promote yourself and campaign. Check out the Recycled Art Festival at Gallery Ras El Ain this month!
Overworked parents this one’s for you. Grab a latte at Manara Arts and Culture and head upstairs to The Orenda Tribe for some family-friendly fun. This week’s activity: Doll Making! Sit back and relax as your kid’s have the time of their lives making something they’ll love.
Price: 100 JD/month
As always Tipsters, stay curious!
The Tip n’ Tag Team