JORDAN – Amman, Madaba, Mt. Nebo and Dead Sea

Amman – Toured the Citadel which has the ruins of the Temple of Hercules, a Byzantium Church and the Ummayud Palace. The courtyard has a couple of great lookout points with views of downtown Amman.  There is a museum here which has impressive artifacts from the Stone and Bronze Age. The Roman Theatre can be … Continue reading JORDAN – Amman, Madaba, Mt. Nebo and Dead Sea

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THE JORDAN TRAIL Petra – On the Rocks!

No visit to Jordan is complete without a visit to Petra (also known as the Rose City).  Besides being one of the most famous archaeological sites in the world, Petra is also one of the Seven new Wonders of the World. (A word of advice – Hire an English and Arabic speaking local guide.  No … Continue reading THE JORDAN TRAIL Petra – On the Rocks!