January 27, 2005

Jordan

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In Petra
Supposedly Moses is buried somewhere here
Where Moses saw the Promised Land
Sam looks for Bethlehem

 

 

 

Mosaics at Mt. Nebo
Entrance to Petra
The Treasury from between 100 BC to 200 AD. Carved from sandstone to serve as a tomb.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Royal Tombs
The Monastery
Somehow Sam got me on a camel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

High Place of Sacrifice
Theater
Lawrence of Arabia

 

 

 

Our Hotel
Where Lawrence slept in 1917
Wadi Rum

 

 

 

The Desert

 

 

 

Roman Ruins of Jerash

 

 

 

View from hotel in Amman

 

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Sunset over the Dead Sea

Posted by denise at January 27, 2005 04:29 AM
Comments

I love that you guys finally made it to Petra (and elsewhere in Jordan)! Your photography of it is awesome; and you got to see more of Jordan than we did when we went. It's making me long for a visit. Hope you two are doing well.
Miss you.
Sean

Posted by: sean briggs at February 1, 2005 05:54 PM