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Petra and Wadi Rum

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Petra is a famous archaeological site in Jordan’s southwestern desert. Petra was an important crossroads between Arabia, Egypt and Syria-Phoenicia. The city was half-built, half-carved into the rock. Dating to around 300 B.C., it was the capital of the Nabatean Kingdom, surrounded by mountains riddled with passages and gorges. It is ccessed via a narrow canyon called Al Siq and …

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