Your Middle East
Last updated: 9 April, 2014

They flew to Jordan to jump out of a plane. It looks pretty awesome.

Skydiving is becoming increasingly popular. And few places are more spectacular from the skies than Wadi Rum in Jordan.

The stars of the video (see above) departed in a tiny plane from the picturesque county of Tallard in southeastern France, and ended up in the iconic city of Aqaba. Not far from Aqaba, you’ll find the valley of Wadi Rum. Historically, a popular climbing spot for local Bedouins, but today, a tourist hotspot that attracts the most adventurous minds…