T.E. Lawrence described Wadi Rum as “vast, echoing and God-like” and I found no reason to not to believe him. This majestic maze of macabre rock formations and endless seas of sand was everything fables are woven into.
Jerash – Gerasa of Antiquity. Also referred to as Antioch on the Golden River or Pompeii of the Middle East, Jerash dates back to the neolithic period and rose to prominence from the time of Alexander the Great (333 BC).
After an eventful first evening in Amman, I woke up next morning to start the historical tour of Jordan. Our first destination was the Amman Citadel, a 3000 year old piece of history in downtown Amman.