Stuff I've done in the Middle East

It's safe (enough) here!
  1. Western Wall & Temple Mount, Jerusalem
  2. Garden Tomb, Jerusalem
  3. Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem
  4. Church of the Nativity, Bethlehem
  5. Dead Sea
  6. Petra, Jordan
  7. Desert yoga @ Wadi Rum, Jordan
  8. Camels @ Wadi Rum, Jordan
  9. The Mediterranean Sea from Africa @ Alexandria, Egypt
  10. Underground tombs @ Alexandria, Egypt
  11. Hieroglyphs inside a pyramid @ Saqqara, Egypt
  12. Great Pyramids of Giza, Cairo
  13. Sphinx, Cairo
  14. Tahrir Square, Cairo
  15. The Nile River, Cairo
  16. Mt. Nebo, Jordan
  17. Jordan River Baptism Site
  18. Ancient Roman bath
  19. Biked 22 miles through the desert
  20. Snorkeled in the Red Sea (over a shipwreck & coral reefs)
  21. Ancient Roman ruins in Jerash
  22. Hitchhiked
  23. Went canyoning & rappelled down two 100-foot waterfalls
  24. Camping & hiking in the mountains (work retreat)
  25. Had an amazing Arabic teacher
  26. Had an amazing roommate
  27. Had amazing friends
  28. Loved every second of it