True to its name, Aqaba the Jordanian coastal city situated at the northeastern tip of the Red Sea is a sheer pleasure in aqua marine life. Famous for its warm waters and rich aquatic life, the city has become a diving resort and also a home to Jordan’s mega projects. Its industrial and commercial activities remain important due to the strategic location, touching land and sea and connecting Arab to the international world beyond. The glitz of the city radiates through its beach resorts, luxury hotels and watersports. All these seem to be a form of oasis amongst the ruins of deserts around. Always enveloped in holiday mood, Aquaba offers a beautiful melange of nature and luxury. Get ready to dive into the exuberance of the city’s water sports, and explore the coral reefs of the Red Sea, home to hundreds of different types of corals and sponges with their wealth of colored fish. The picturesque mountains work as a perfect backdrop against this city of sun, sand and relaxed beaches. But apart from being a delightful place for discerning holidaymakers, this is actually a great base from which to explore various places of interest in southern Jordan. The city abounds in luxury hotels centred around the coastline along with a plethora of budget hotels which make the stay convenient and pocket friendly. It would not be difficult to find good hotels in the city. some of the best hotels are: Oryx, Double Tree by Hilton, Golden Tulip, My Hotel, Kempinski, Cedar are to name a few.