Aug 11

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August 11, 2000

Jordan: Amman, Jerash

“One of the best preserved  Roman cities in the Middle East.”

 

An unusual oval plaza (below), a hippodrome, a marketplace and more columns than an Excel spreadsheet….

 

 

 

 

 

Pacific Coast

In Country

Day

Aug

Time

Itinerary

Day

Time

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10

10 PM

 

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Into Kingdom of Jordan.  Jerash (extensive Roman ruins). Amman (Roman amphitheatre, Citadel Hill).

F

8 AM

to

11

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11

6 AM?

Le Meridien Hotel.

4 PM?

 

Amman.  Dating from Emperor Marcus Aurelius’ reign (AD 170), this Roman theater seated 6000.

 

Tantalized?  Here is a link to just one of many internet sites with amazing Jerash pictures.

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