Building Economic Sustainability through Tourism Project

Newsletter

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-...
In March we celebrated women in tourism and will be supporting a world record game of football played by women. Find out about these initiatives and more in this month's issue. ...
Lots has been happening in February! Registration for the Jordan Trail thru-hike is now open, a nationwide roadshow on tourism investment opportunities began this week, and Jordan Riders Rally is now...
 Al Marj’s agritourism initiative in rural parts of As-Salt continues to develop and grow. New families have joined the initiative and are ready to open their homes to visitors. And...
USAID BEST support to Jordan’s tourism sector for developing and enhancing service standards and quality across the country has seen a few successes this month. Pathways to Professionalism is...