Building Economic Sustainability through Tourism Project

April 2018

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-tasting, live music and fun activities for children. The Equal Playing Field broke a world record at the Dead Sea and empowered young girls in sports along the way. The Jordan Trail thru-hikers reached Aqaba, celebrating their 44-day journey across the diverse terrains of the country. See what they had to say about their overall experience. AAUC received recognition for renewal for its UNWTO TedQual certification, attesting to the university’s continued excellence in hotel management education.