A person standing in the doorway of the Monastery at Petra, Jordan, shows the
enormity of the ancient building's entrance. Carved into the sandstone hill by the
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Sep 14, 2012 ... The Ancient City of Petra (Jordan): The Siq, The Treasury, The Facades Street,
The City Center, The Monastery, views from 5 mountaintops ...
The page describes the red rose city. ... 1<sup>st</sup> century as the tomb of an important
Nabataean king and represents the engineering genius of these ancient people.
Petra. Inhabited since prehistoric times, this Nabataean caravan-city, situated ... It
is one of the world's most famous archaeological sites, where ancient Eastern ...
A rose-red city half as old as time. These these words sound like the opening
lyrics to a love song. Instead, a poet penned them and they speak of an ancient ...
Deep within the deserts of Jordan lies the ancient city of Petra. Through a narrow
gorge it emerges into view, revealing awe-inspiring monuments cut into the ...
Petra the Ancient City - Why do the fascinating remains of remote cities always
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Oct 5, 2016 ... PETRA, THE ANCIENT CITY sculpted out of the red-rock cliffs in the Jordanian
desert, is one of the most renowned archaeological sites in the ...
Sep 13, 2012 ... The ancient city of Petra was carved into red desert cliffs. It was featured in the
movie "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade."
The ancient city of Petra was literally carved from the sandstone cliffs of southern
Jordan. There the Nabataeans built temples and tombs, houses and halls, ...