Bethany Beyond the Jordan


Bethany Beyond the Jordan

This site has long been known from the Bible (John 1:28 and 10:40) and from the Byzantine and medieval texts. The area is part of the early Christian pilgrimage route between Jerusalem, the Jordan River, and Mount Nebo. Bethany Beyond the Jordan is loc …

 

Wadi Al Mujib


Wadi Al Mujib

Wadi Al Mujib, historically known as Arnon, is a river in Jordan which flows into the Dead Sea at 410 m (1,350 ft) below sea level.

 

Desert Castles


Desert Castles

Scattered throughout the black basalt desert east of Amman, the Desert Castles stand as a testament to the flourishing beginnings of Islamic-Arab civilisation. These seemingly isolated pavilions, caravan stations, secluded baths and hunting lodges, wer …

 

Aqaba


Aqaba

Aqaba is a Jordanian coastal city situated at the north-eastern tip of the Red Sea. It is the largest city on the Gulf of Aqaba and Jordan’s only coastal city.

 

Madaba


Madaba

Madaba is an ancient town on the Jordanian Plateau, which was resettled in 1880 A.D. by Christian Arab tribes from the Karak region. It is now inhabited by Christians and Muslims alike.

 

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