HRH Crown Prince Hussein on Friday attended the closing ceremony of the 9th Allgau Orient Rally, which took place in Crowne Plaza Jordan Dead Sea Resort & Spa. The ceremony included handing of medals and awards to the participants, and Prince Hussein watched a short movie about the rally’s journey from Germany to the Kingdom. This was followed by a cocktail reception by the large swimming pool that included many live shows and performances.
The rally started on May 3 from Staufen City in Germany passing through Austria, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Poland, Turkey, Cyprus and finally Jordan, with the participation of 600 Europeans in 285 cars. Participants arrived in Jordan last Tuesday starting from Kian Khana in Mafraq and passing Katraneh, Maan, Wadi Mujib, Karak, Maain, Madaba and the Dead Sea, their final point. Participants provided aid to underprivileged families, an ambulance and fire truck for Civil Defence Department, cars for the Gendarmerie and Public Security Departments, and stationery, books and university scholarships for students.
Crowne Plaza Jordan Dead Sea Resort & Spa boasts 420 rooms and suites, including one Presidential Suite and one Royal suite. Guests can enjoy the vast pool called The Lake which is 5,500 m3 big, two smaller pools, as well as a soft white sandy beach by the Dead Sea with private cabanas. The resort also has The Promenade with panoramic views of the Dead Sea, an amphitheater, and a Kid’s Club. Guests can also treat their taste buds to delectable food served in the resort’s 6 different outlets. The famous French Thalgo Spa is a calming space that covers 6,000 m2 with many facilities and various treatments. Events, meetings and weddings can successfully be hosted at Obadas ballroom, or the two breakout room Shaqilath and Gamilath.