Al-Pasha Turkish Bath
The experience begins with a brief spell in the steam room: while you meekly sip ice-cold karkade (sweetened hibiscus tea), followed by...
This street in Jebel Amman is a destination in itself. Ammanis come here every evening to promenade, and visit the many great cafes and...
Royal Film Commission
The home of the Jordanian film industry, the commission holds regular screenings and festivals featuring the best of local and...
A self-styled gastropub, this restaurant-lounge is a lovely place for a splurge. While you can eat inside, the treat here is the rooftop...
Omar bin al-Khattab · interesting places nearby
You may need to keep your sunglasses on when you enter this establishment – the retro floral walls and beaded curtains in psychedelic colours are a fun if dazzling throwback to the '70s. This is typical modern Jordanian coffeehouse chic, and the tasty global food is far less interesting than the hip young Jordanians lounging on sofas in corners or typing furiously on their laptops. Alcohol is served, but only with a food order.