Jordan Information Guide

Jordan

Jordan - Ancient sites and a proud heritage characterise Jordan. Off the beaten track but with hospitable people, this safe and family-friendly land has treasures such as the stunning desert city of Petra and the unique Dead Sea to tempt you.

Jordan - An Expatriate Guide

Overview
Climate and Weather
Getting There
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Speaking the Language
Visas, Residency, Immigration & Documentation
Currency and Cost of Living
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Banking
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Taxation
Healthcare and Medical Treatment
Social Security
Employment
Renting Property in Jordan
Buying Property in Jordan
Education and Schools
Crime and Safety
Utilities (Electricity, Gas, Water)
Communications (Telephone, Post, Internet, TV)
Driving and Public Transport
Leisure, Entertainment and Sports
Retiring and Pensions
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Expat Focus Recommended Website Award - Jordan

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Expat Experiences of Life in Jordan (submit yours here)

Jim Wright, Amman

Dinner in Damscus

I am Jim Wright, originally from Alabama, USA now living in Amman, Jordan. After living twenty years in Birmingham I became listless and ready to move on. I had spent 12 years in the Navy traveling the globe. As a student of ancient history I decided to move to the Middle East and as I had friends in Jordan, this seemed the logical place to live...

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Julie, Amman

Julie

I am a thirty-something stay-at-home mum who has been a kind of expat all her life. It all started when I was 5 and my parents decided to leave Denmark for sunny south of France. That's where I grew up and thought about a career that could allow me to travel. Eventually I studied and worked a bit in Switzerland, left for Los Angeles and then London, Paris, London again and now because of my husband's job we are settled in Amman, Jordan...

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