i could just eat all the food they show me. And the houses are so small and cute. Their beaches are even better than the ones here. The animals are pretty cool.
Solomon's friend: first name Jack; last name. . . ?
Towards the end of a five-month solo trip through Europe and the Middle East in 2011, I spent a week in Jordan. I was very curious about Petra, and seeing it was a thrill that I will never forget as long as I live. But the best part of my visit was meeting so many great Jordanians. Of all the places I visited, the Bedouins in Petra and the residents of Amman were some of the most outgoing and welcoming people I encountered anywhere.
I rarely photographed any of the people I met because it usually didn't feel right. But I had a really good chat with a couple of kids sitting on top of a cliff overlooking Petra. One of them, Solomon, had his donkey Jack waiting nearby. Solomon never told me what Jack's last name was. ;)