Located in a large hilly area between the desert and the fertile Jordan Valley, Amman is the capital city of Jordan and one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world. Legacies of the history are dotted around the region very densely, making it a top destination for those who like antiquities. However, it's not the only reason for tourists to visit Amman. In the downtown area, which is very old and traditional, you can buy everything from fabulous jewellery to Dead Sea cosmetics and wonderful local souvenirs. Not only is the сity of Amman one of Jordan’s favorite visitor attractions, it’s also home to a large expatriate population, which contributed greatly to the friendly multicultural atmosphere that Amman is widely known for.