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Some of the most impressive tombs in Petra, sculpted out of the western slope of the Jabal al-Hubta rock massif, overlooking the city center.
Chronological account of facts and figures on the history of Petra and the Nabataeans.
The world famous mosaic map of the Holy Land from the 6th century, and other fascinating mosaic floors.
Astounding palaces and bathhouses built by Umayyad princes in the Jordanian desert
Recommendations for cultural travellers: Contemporary art, art history, architecture, design, cultural heritage
Web guide, including informative photo tours with interactive maps and special presentations of venues, sites, events
In cooperation with theJordan Tourism Board