If you follow any type of travel account on Instagram, chances are you've seen wanderlust-inducing photos of Jordan. The country is full of history, friendly people, fantastic food, and beautiful sites. I recently went to Jordan with the tour group Contiki, and I can confidently say that it absolutely deserves a spot on your travel list. Petra and Wadi Rum Desert were two of the most breathtaking places I have ever seen in real life, but there's so much more than that to experience. Like anywhere in the world, as long as you're aware of your surroundings and properly prepare, you can have the trip of a lifetime that's both adventurous and safe. Keep reading for nine tips to make your journey to Jordan one to remember.