Caught between a rock, a dead sea, and a hard to find work place! December 10th 2008 038 - Jordan - Petra
12/10/08 - 12/24/08
Caught between a rock, a dead sea, and a hard to find work place
Rocks all around us! Salt rocks in the Dead Sea, Masada's rock fortress perched on a hill, a city in Jordan whose name literally means 'rock', and the vibrant coral of Sinai's Red Sea (yes, I know the difference between rock and coral).
First stop, the lowest place on earth: The D ... read more
Middle East » Jordan » South » Petra For most of its history since independence from British administration in 1946, Jordan was ruled by King HUSSEIN (1953-99). A pragmatic ruler, he successfully navigated competing pressures from the major powers (US, USSR, and UK), various Arab states... ... read more
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