Jordan - Petra

"Inhabited since prehistoric times, this Nabataean caravan-city, situated between the Red Sea and the Dead Sea, was an important crossroads between Arabia, Egypt and Syria-Phoenicia. Petra is half-built, half-carved into the rock, and is surrounded by mountains riddled with passages and gorges. It is one of the world's most famous archaeological sites, where ancient Eastern traditions blend with Hellenistic architecture." Source: UNESCO World Heritage


Postcard 1
Nice multi-view of Petra. Thanks to "Kathymof" who was visiting Jordan.





Postcard 2
Roman style open theatre of Petra. Thanks to Sally of Jordan.





Postcard 3 - Petra
Famous facade. Bought in Petra and mailed from UK.




Postcard 4
Amazing postcard of the Petra, Jordan. One of the New Seven Wonders of the World and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Cool stamps used. Thanks to "foxymoxy".





Postcard 5
Walls of Petra mailed from Turkey. Thanks to Stevemt of Australia

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