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Petra - Jordan (at night)

Petra by night. We were in Petra in June but we couldn't see Petra by night. It looks so beautiful. Maybe one day we will be back.

Petra, Jordan

Petra in Jordan. I've always wanted to go to Petra, ever since I saw it in National Geographic as a child.

Petra, Jordan. I probably won't be traveling in the Middle East anytime soon, but I can still dream http://exploretraveler.com

200 Years Since Petra Was Discovered. Petra is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Jordan. In the year the city of Petra had been

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' The Lost City' in Jordan- Petra, a World Heritage Site as well as one of the “Seven Wonders of the World”. One of my favorite places on Earth!

Petra (Jordania) de noche

The Treasury, Petra, Jordan by candlelight. This World Heritage site was founded by the Nabataean kingdom in and around the century BC and is famous for it's numerous rock cut buildings. Photo by Andrew Waddington

Petra es un importante enclave arqueológico en Jordania, y la capital del antiguo reino nabateo. El nombre de Petra proviene del griego πέτρα que significa piedra, y su nombre es perfectamente adecuado; no se trata de una ciudad construida con piedra, sino, literalmente, excavada y esculpida en la piedra. Ahora, por votación popular, una de las 7 maravillas del mundo.

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The Ancient City of Petra in Jordan (reminds me of Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade)

Petra, Jordan  This is literally carved into the canyon wall.  To get here there is a long walk through very narrow canyons.  Breathtaking!

Petra in Jordan. Ancient red rock city built into the cliffs. This is where they filmed part of Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade-so cool!