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Mount Kumgang, the second-highest mountain in all of North Korea. If you find yourself here, don't lose the opportunity to climb to the top of the 1,638m peak as well as to visit the scenic waterfalls throughout the park. North Korea, Asia Travel, Waterfalls, Climbing, Grand Canyon, Opportunity, Two By Two, Mountain, River

Mount Kumgang, the second-highest mountain in all of North Korea. If you find yourself here, don't lose the opportunity to climb to the top of the 1,638m peak as well as to visit the scenic waterfalls throughout the park.

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Most tours of Jordan end with a few days of relaxation at Aqaba, the gateway to the Red Sea and the only port in Jordan. The city has a large tourist infrastructure with beachfront hotels and resorts, western shops, restaurants to eat fresh fish, and all kinds of sports and leisure activities. Its main attraction is the Red Sea seabed full of corals, turtles and colourful fish that make it one of the best places in the world for diving or snorkelling. Western Shop, Main Attraction, Snorkelling, Colorful Fish, Red Sea, Corals, Asia Travel, Hotels And Resorts, Turtles

Most tours of Jordan end with a few days of relaxation at Aqaba, the gateway to the Red Sea and the only port in Jordan. The city has a large tourist infrastructure with beachfront hotels and resorts, western shops, restaurants to eat fresh fish, and all kinds of sports and leisure activities. Its main attraction is the Red Sea seabed full of corals, turtles and colourful fish that make it one of the best places in the world for diving or snorkelling.

Karak Castle was built at almost 1000 metres high during the time of the Crusades and served to guard and protect the trade caravans coming from Egypt and elsewhere. After some time it was used as a spearhead for military expeditions by the Crusaders, and after several raids, the fortress was finally taken over by the Muslims. One of the best-preserved fortresses in the Middle East, its underground galleries, dungeons, passageways and incredible views will make you not regret your time. Jordan Travel, Asia Travel, Middle East, Monument Valley, Grand Canyon, Egypt, Planets, Travel Photography, Castle

Karak Castle was built at almost 1000 metres high during the time of the Crusades and served to guard and protect the trade caravans coming from Egypt and elsewhere. After some time it was used as a spearhead for military expeditions by the Crusaders, and after several raids, the fortress was finally taken over by the Muslims. One of the best-preserved fortresses in the Middle East, its underground galleries, dungeons, passageways and incredible views will make you not regret your time.

There are several places mentioned in the Old and New Testament to see in Jordan, such as Mount Nebo. This is the place where Moses glimpsed the Promised Land and died after a long journey from Egypt. From the top of Mount Nebo you will enjoy beautiful views of the Dead Sea and Israel. Old And New Testament, Promised Land, Dead Sea, Asia Travel, Israel, Egypt, Old Things, Journey, Places

There are several places mentioned in the Old and New Testament to see in Jordan, such as Mount Nebo. This is the place where Moses glimpsed the Promised Land and died after a long journey from Egypt. From the top of Mount Nebo you will enjoy beautiful views of the Dead Sea and Israel.

One of the places that concentrate more pilgrims is in Bethany, on the banks of the Jordan, where it is said that John the Baptist baptized Jesus. It is curious to see on the other side of the river, the border and the soldiers of Israel, also how many people fill or buy bottles of this miraculous water. Pilgrims, John The Baptist, How Many People, The Other Side, Asia Travel, Miraculous, Soldiers, Banks, Israel

One of the places that concentrate more pilgrims is in Bethany, on the banks of the Jordan, where it is said that John the Baptist baptized Jesus. It is curious to see on the other side of the river, the border and the soldiers of Israel, also how many people fill or buy bottles of this miraculous water.

Scattered across the desert are several ancient castles. Many of these ancient castles or palaces were used as caravanserais, where caravans trading in spices and other goods were used to rest or spend the night. Qusayr Amra is the most famous castle, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, and has some incredible frescoes with scenes of hunting, fruits and women. Qasr Kharana is the most spectacular and best-preserved with its huge square structure of two floors in the middle of nowhere. Famous Castles, Islamic Architecture, Medieval Art, Islamic Art, World Heritage Sites, Asia Travel, Archaeology, Monument Valley, Hunting

Scattered across the desert are several ancient castles. Many of these ancient castles or palaces were used as caravanserais, where caravans trading in spices and other goods were used to rest or spend the night. Qusayr Amra is the most famous castle, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, and has some incredible frescoes with scenes of hunting, fruits and women. Qasr Kharana is the most spectacular and best-preserved with its huge square structure of two floors in the middle of nowhere.

Amman, known as the white city, is an interesting mix of modernity and tradition. Markets with intense aromas of spices and old buildings are counterbalanced by designer shops and western restaurants. In the capital of Jordan, built on 7 hills, the hill of the Citadel stands out with magnificent views of the whole city and several important archaeological remains such as those of the Umayyad Palace and the Temple of Hercules. Western Restaurant, White City, Amman, Old Buildings, Hercules, Asia Travel, Paris Skyline, Grand Canyon, Palace

Amman, known as the white city, is an interesting mix of modernity and tradition. Markets with intense aromas of spices and old buildings are counterbalanced by designer shops and western restaurants. In the capital of Jordan, built on 7 hills, the hill of the Citadel stands out with magnificent views of the whole city and several important archaeological remains such as those of the Umayyad Palace and the Temple of Hercules.

Jerash, called the Pompeii of Asia, was one of the most important ancient Roman cities in the Near East. Located north of Amman, it is one of the best-preserved cities of the Roman Empire and remained protected under the desert sand until 1920. The most interesting places are the Arch of Adriano, the Oval Square, the Hippodrome, the South and North Theatres, the Cardo Maximus, the Nymphaeum or the Temple of Artemis. And don't forget Ajlun Castle, a Muslim fortress with excellent views. Jerash, Roman City, Amman, Theatres, Pompeii, Ancient Romans, Artemis, Roman Empire, Asia Travel

Jerash, called the Pompeii of Asia, was one of the most important ancient Roman cities in the Near East. Located north of Amman, it is one of the best-preserved cities of the Roman Empire and remained protected under the desert sand until 1920. The most interesting places are the Arch of Adriano, the Oval Square, the Hippodrome, the South and North Theatres, the Cardo Maximus, the Nymphaeum or the Temple of Artemis. And don't forget Ajlun Castle, a Muslim fortress with excellent views.

Madaba is a medium-sized city in central Jordan and it is best known for its mosaics and its also mentioned in the Bible. Its most prominent location is on the floor of the Greek Orthodox Church of St George, the huge mosaic that reproduces in map form, Jerusalem and the Holy Land from the 6th century, is a marvel. Its more than two million coloured tiles form the oldest surviving map of Jerusalem and the Holy Land. Holy Land, Color Tile, Jerusalem, Asia Travel, Mosaics, Paris Skyline, Tiles, Greek, Survival

Madaba is a medium-sized city in central Jordan and it is best known for its mosaics and its also mentioned in the Bible. Its most prominent location is on the floor of the Greek Orthodox Church of St George, the huge mosaic that reproduces in map form, Jerusalem and the Holy Land from the 6th century, is a marvel. Its more than two million coloured tiles form the oldest surviving map of Jerusalem and the Holy Land.

The Dead Sea, situated 430 metres below sea level, between Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian Territories, has a high salt content that allows you to float without doing anything special or exerting yourself. These waters, with their high levels of magnesium, calcium and potassium, also have healing properties, which is why many travellers come here to spend several days doing treatments. Totes Meer, Cs6 Photoshop, Destinations, Voyager Loin, Dead Sea Salt, Destination Voyage, Blog Voyage, Wonderful Places, Amazing Places

The Dead Sea, situated 430 metres below sea level, between Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian Territories, has a high salt content that allows you to float without doing anything special or exerting yourself. These waters, with their high levels of magnesium, calcium and potassium, also have healing properties, which is why many travellers come here to spend several days doing treatments.

The beautiful Wadi Mujib gorge ends with a waterfall. The route will take you no more than 3 hours, round trip and is an excellent complement to the visit to the Dead Sea. Pictures Of Jordans, Voyager Loin, Jordan Travel, Travel Advisory, Train Travel, Travel Usa, Blog Voyage, Travel Couple, Places To Travel

The beautiful Wadi Mujib gorge ends with a waterfall. The route will take you no more than 3 hours, round trip and is an excellent complement to the visit to the Dead Sea.

Spending the night in a tent watching the starry sky in the Wadi Rum desert is one of the best things to do in Jordan. Most of the desert is travelled by jeep, although you can also go on camel or quad bikes. Along the way you'll enjoy incredible scenery with dunes, canyons, stone bridges and gorges, as well as seeing ancient petroglyphs drawn by the Nabataeans, seeing places that inspired Lawrence of Arabia, having tea with the Bedouins or eating lamb cooked for hours under the desert sand. Stuff To Do, Things To Do, Lawrence Of Arabia, Quad Bike, Wadi Rum, Asia Travel, Bridges, Monument Valley, Lamb

Spending the night in a tent watching the starry sky in the Wadi Rum desert is one of the best things to do in Jordan. Most of the desert is travelled by jeep, although you can also go on camel or quad bikes. Along the way you'll enjoy incredible scenery with dunes, canyons, stone bridges and gorges, as well as seeing ancient petroglyphs drawn by the Nabataeans, seeing places that inspired Lawrence of Arabia, having tea with the Bedouins or eating lamb cooked for hours under the desert sand.

More than 2000 years ago Petra was an obligatory stop on the commercial routes. The rich merchants invested part of their money in building temples and tombs carved into the rock, but over time the routes were lost. By night, it transforms into what must be one of the most magical places in the world. Thousands of candles guide visitors through the Siq (a canyon) to the main square where the Treasury is located, making a visit to Petra by night one of the most unique things to do in Jordan. Travel And Leisure, Asia Travel, Bellisima, Location History, Adventure Travel, Landscape Design, Monument Valley, Mount Rushmore, Fotografia

More than 2000 years ago Petra was an obligatory stop on the commercial routes. The rich merchants invested part of their money in building temples and tombs carved into the rock, but over time the routes were lost. By night, it transforms into what must be one of the most magical places in the world. Thousands of candles guide visitors through the Siq (a canyon) to the main square where the Treasury is located, making a visit to Petra by night one of the most unique things to do in Jordan.

Mount Kumgang, the second-highest mountain in all of North Korea. If you find yourself here, don't lose the opportunity to climb to the top of the 1,638m peak as well as to visit the scenic waterfalls throughout the park. North Korea, Asia Travel, Waterfalls, Climbing, Grand Canyon, Opportunity, Two By Two, Mountain, River

Mount Kumgang, the second-highest mountain in all of North Korea. If you find yourself here, don't lose the opportunity to climb to the top of the 1,638m peak as well as to visit the scenic waterfalls throughout the park.

Bangkok. The frenetic Thai capital is a must-see destination, with a dazzling array of things to see and do to suit almost any taste. There are cultural and historic sights aplenty, combined with soaring skyscrapers and modern architecture, fabulous art galleries, and fascinating museums. Skyscrapers, Asia Travel, Museums, Bangkok, San Francisco Skyline, Modern Architecture, Galleries, Art Gallery, Suit

Bangkok. The frenetic Thai capital is a must-see destination, with a dazzling array of things to see and do to suit almost any taste. There are cultural and historic sights aplenty, combined with soaring skyscrapers and modern architecture, fabulous art galleries, and fascinating museums.

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. At this place that cares for wild orphaned elephants, visitors are treated to sights of these playful giants bathing in the river, while a lucky few will even get the chance to bottle feed some adorable young ones. Sri Lanka Vacation, Wild Elephant, Destination Voyage, Wildlife Conservation, Zoology, Asia Travel, Travel Tips, Travel Photography, Scenery

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. At this place that cares for wild orphaned elephants, visitors are treated to sights of these playful giants bathing in the river, while a lucky few will even get the chance to bottle feed some adorable young ones.