if you looking for the buried treasure in heritage of old bedouin,one smile give what we have you



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    dear freind volunteers, who want to visit this holy land, jordan and petra and want to know about my real bedouin life and heritage,
    I am real bedouin born in old cave of old petra, i live in small bedouin village (bayda)of little petra village in jordan., though I do not believe that borders are an important part of our existence, this is the location in which I was born , and also where I spent the majority of my life. in desert and in mountain Shepherd the goat and camel , and from advocate of eco - desert Iam used constantly hot and hard environments, because i'm a bedouin ,there is a real meaning of my real Bedouin life. hospitality's ,safety respectful, honest ,Magnanimity,and dignity. Regardless of your religion or colour or background, I invite all of you, to know about Bedouin culture. You most welcome to exchange the experience between us,in this small life. I am always looking for good company, respectful ,honest smiling people . so if you wants to stay with me, and to know about my bedouin culture,you are most welcome,and maybe you can help me in the computer marketing to my website and make advertising in facebook about my tours,answer email,clean the rooms and the house every day the trace and the garden Irrigate the olives tree and flower,cook and make tea,clean the house terrace,kitchen, bathroom, you will live my simple life , eat and drink from what have in my home, and i will let you know many things from my real bedouin life,if you are flexible person you will know from me a lot i can let you know how to speak arabic and how to live the real bedouin life ,how to cook in desert bedouin bread, how to walk in the desert and in the mountain how to find wood and make fire, how to protect from wind and cold and how to find please to sleep how to milking the goats and how to shepherd goats and camel in desert, How we live and survive in the desert, from ancient times to today,How and what we eat and drink,
    How we use herbs as medicine for sickness
    How we keep food for a long time,How we welcome our guests,How and what's the law in our culture,How we protect ourselves, and what's is the Bedouin law, and what's the consequences if anyone commits offence,so my friends this is your host nawwaf,I am an abundantly happy person, I believe that all parts of life are beneficial, good and bad. I enjoy each new learning experience, and look forward to experiencing some thing new each day, whether it be something typically deemed in significant by most time , or something astonishingly beautiful. The mind is everything for human what you think if we become of advocate of Peace and happiness to all ,so my dear you are , more than welcome to stay with me in my simple bedouin heritage house.

    old little petra site in small bedouin village (bayda) in corner of old petra site

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Cooking / shopping
    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Helping with Tourists
    Charity work
    Language practise
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Help


    I am always looking for good company and you would be more than welcome to help out in any my safari tours when i have tourist,and you can help me in my website in internet and answer my emails, help in small garden , in the house . i will show you small petra ,and wadi Araba desert, when i have time,feel free to aske me about anythings i'm happy to answer .

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Arabic, English

  • Accommodation


    i stay in the mountain some time's. so you can ask me if you want to join me there, or You will staying at my home which in little Petra, bedouin village , there are,kitchen , hot water and shower. please send me your confirmed email for your i riving time. because some time i'm in desert not close to internet.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Volunteers willing to discover of the Bedouin culture. if you can to work 5 hours each day These hours will be flexible depending on the type of work you help me by it .
    my volunteers guest have, a good time during their stay in old Petra and to feel like they are at home. I am not all about work. I love to talk with the people and to know about other culture,let my guest to know about real bedouin life and culture

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • ...

    Volunteering hours expected

    help me it is nice from you


NawwafHwatatنواف الحويطات

real bedouin guy live in small village, old petra unesco site, stay all the time in desert and in mountain.

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