Come and learn about traditional bedouin life and help me with my website in Wadi Rum, Jordan

Country

Jordan

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    02/05/2020

 
  2020 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    My name is Omar and I live in Wadi Rum, Jordan. I am a mountain guide here in the Wadi Rum protected area. Many people visit this area to hike and to see how the bedouins live.

    I run a climbing business that takes visitors on different excursions around the area. I offer hiking, trekking and scrambling options to all my guests as well as jeep tours and camp stays. In my free time i go exploring the desert and you are welcome to come with me and bring out your inner indiana jones! :)

    You are most welcome here!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Hospitality/Tourism
    Language practice
    Help with Computers/ Internet
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will experience life with the Bedouins. I have spent all my life here in Wadi Rum and I am more than happy to share my knowledge and experiences with travellers coming here. If you wish to learn Arabic there is a lot of opportunity for you to learn and practice the language here. You will also learn about traditional bedouin life and about climbing and interacting with guests.

    There are many amazing things to do here in the desert including hiking, camel riding, rock climbing and so much more.

  • Help

    Help

    I need help with answering emails from guests and travellers coming to Wadi Rum. I also need help with updating my website and adding new information to it.

  • Languages spoken

    Arabic: Fluent
    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Food and accommodation is provided. You will eat with my family and I and stay in our guestroom.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In your free time you can stay in our camp in the desert, explore Wadi Rum village and hike to the many springs in the area.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    One

  • ...

    Hours expected

    2-3 hours a day, 5 days a week


Host ref number: 471317648563