Petra: In the Top 10 List of most amazing ancient place we should keep the name of city of Petra. It is also one of the most ancient places of the world. The city of Petra is situated in Jordan. The solid and red stone color soil has made the city more beautiful. Petra was the area of one of the most ancient civilization.
The Monastry in Petra. This was a highlight of my International travels. Can't put it in words what I have experienced visiting this place twice. With some friends we climbed on the roof of the building and sang some songs on top. GREAT!
Petra Lookout Photograph by Annie Griffiths Belt Lookouts on a ledge, Bedouins watch as a group of tourists admire Al Khazneh (the Treasury), whose function in Nabataean times is still unknown. Spurred by Jordan’s peace treaty with Israel, tourism to Petra is up tenfold since 1991, boosting the economy but raising concerns about preservation.