Learn about old Bedouin lifestyle and help develop an old stone room near little petra, Jordan




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 Min stay requested: at least a week

  • Description


    I am real Bedouin man my name is mahmoud i born and life in Petra .
    As I live in the place, you can reach me anytime and I'll be glad to help you as much as I can. The hospitality is highly valued here, i like to spend some time with our guests and introduce you to the Bedouin world! I love to cook authentic Bedouin meals such as Mansaf or Maglouba for lunch or dinner. If you like to learn about our culture, I am always happy to teach you about the cooking and the local customs, feel free to call me for any further information .
    I am preparing an a camp in old Nabataean style of stones. I have completed the construction process. Now I need volunteers to start the process of cleaning, arranging and coordinating garden and trees. Also need a barbecue processing site. And building tents in the courtyard of the camp area.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Help in the house
    Helping with Tourists
    Art project

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    The assistance to me is itself a very ancient archaeological landmark, since the time of the Nabateans, Romans and other ancient civilizations. The process of building with stone and clay is the same as the ancient construction of the Nabateans and Romans old buildings , You will learn how the old Bedouin lifestyle and how you can rely on yourself, learn Bedouin habits and cooking .

  • Help


    currently I am building units of stone and mud, and also tents, I need some help in the process of building stones, it is very easy do not need any experience. And building some bamboo . And clean and organiz the house . And some care of my garden and tree .

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English and arabic

  • Accommodation


    I have a simple safe camp, very close to the small Petra surrounded by mountains under the clear sky and bright stars, and a complete calm surrounds the area, many of the tourist areas around you, with a fireplace for barbecue and tea.

    We will cock grill and barbeque and make tea in Bedouin style

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    You will be in a very beautiful area, rocky mountains, trees, sky and stars, monuments, breathtaking scenes, will wish to live long for the splendor and purity and beauty of its beautiful nature

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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