Category Petra

Petra, Jordan – Beyond the Treasury

Petra. It was everything I could do to tear myself away from staring transfixed at the treasury. Al Kazneh. The most impressive tomb, which has come to be the iconic representation of this UNESCO World Heritage Site had lived up to every aspect of magnificence that had been built up in my heart. Continuing on from Part I of my experience at Petra, Jordan – The Nabatean Mystery, the Siq

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Petra, Jordan- A Nabatean mystery, the Siq and the Treasury

Petra. This UNESCO world Heritage site, among the 7 modern wonders of the world is pretty much on every traveller’s bucket list. It’s been on mine too. This is one of those times “going offbeat, being un-touristy” just makes no sense. There’s a reason Petra’s on so many of these iconic lists, and I’ll be damned if I don’t go explore it for myself. Petra is subtle Contrastingly, there’s nothing mainstream about

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