Lobster, lighthouses and landscapes laced with history – a Maine road trip proved the perfect place to kick off my great American adventure down the east coast. Stretching from Fort Kent at the northern tip of Maine before migrating its way for 2,369 miles to the semi-tropical climes of Key West in the Florida Keys, few roads can lay claim to as much historical importance as the US Route 1.
“But, is Jordan safe?” When I, along with my new husband, decided to have a week in Jordan for our honeymoon this was the question almost everyone asked us. It was a bit of a conundrum really, because I sort of got it. Jordan is bordered by Iraq and Syria and the proximity to both could put you off. But it shouldn’t. And it didn’t for me, because I know it to be one of the safest countries to visit, certainly in the Middle East.