Building Economic Sustainability through Tourism Project

Newsletter

USAID BEST is collaborating in the development of a tourism website promoting As-Salt. 30 Luminus graduates took part in an information session covering available tourism startup opportunities. An...
USAID BEST reflects on its successes in its 2018 year in review and prepares for many more this year.   This month, Pathways to Professionalism Level 2 graduates were celebrated for...
This month, the top four winners of the As-Salt Tourism Photo Competition were finally announced during an award ceremony. The Jordan Inbound Tour Operators Association headed to Poland to explore...
This month locals and internationals gathered to participate in the ‘Old to New’ walk from Al Weibdeh to Abdali in celebration of World Tourism Day. The Pathways to Professionalism program celebrated...
September was an important month for tourism data; the results of the Tourism Competitiveness Index and the Jordan Tourism Satellite Account were presented. Additionally, hundreds flocked over the...
This month the newly revamped Citadel Café at the Amman Citadel re-opened with a new look. USAID BEST supported the revamp, along with working with the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities to develop...
      Several new efforts to market Jordan abroad are underway, as the Jordan Tourism Board is collaborating with TripAdvisor on several key initiatives to draw more tourists to...
USAID BEST is supporting the development of tourism experiences around Jordan to help increase and diversify options. In Madaba, Hikayet Sitti is offering visitors an authentic culinary experience...
Jordan hosted AdventureNEXT Near East conference for the second consecutive year. Cela Rural Lodge offers a unique tourism experience where visitors can learn about the heritage and rural lifestyle...
Many exciting events engaged the locals and Jordan’s visitors this month. As-Salt held its first Spring Festival attracting thousands to experience the cities’ culture and heritage through food-...