Petra. The Treasury.Jordan
Petra, Jordan: the best things to do. There is more to see than the Treasury. Visit the awesome Monastery, get a bird's eye view from the High Place of Sacrifice, ride a camel, and meet the Bedoin people.
The Monastery - Petra - Jordan
10) Petra, Jordan
Petra, meaning stone in Aramaic, a Jordanian city, famous for its rock cut architecture and water conduit system. Established possibly as early as 312 BC. Discovered by Swiss explorer in 1812.
Petra, meaning 'stone' is a historical and archaeological city in the Jordanian governorate of Ma'an, that is famous for its rock-cut architecture and water conduit system.
The Treasury in Petra, Jordan. Photo by: David Crookes
Ancient City of Petra, Jordan by Candlelight, photographed by Andrew Waddington
Sun shining into the entrance to the Khao Luang Cave temple, Phetchaburi, Thailand. | © Craig Ferguson