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 My homepage is about my travels. I hope you enjoy my pictures and some information. Maybe it inspires you a bit!

P e t r a

on way to Petra

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Karak Castle
Jordan Petra 04 Al Karak Castle

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Crossing the border
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Russian Church
Jordan Petra 08 russische kirche

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Jordan Petra 17 esel

Unbelievable, but true!
Snow!!!!
On the way to Petra we had snow, storm, sand storm and fog.

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P e t r a

January 20./21.2005 and May 20./21, 2006


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Had a room at the great Moevenpick Hotel which is just across the entrance to Petra park
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Jordan Petra 28 king abdallah

Jordan Petra 29 petra park ticket

Need a TAXI???
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Entering Petra
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The Siq
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walking on the original floor, hundreds of years old
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Easy to miss this. This stone to your left is actually part of a stone carved as a camel. You can still see its legs and belly, but
also the lower part of an arabic man (right in this picture).

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look up and you will see a stone looking like an elephant head
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before walking out of the siq you can see Al-Khazneh peeking between the high stone
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walking inside. Of course it is different to the scene in Indiana Jones. It is only a small room.
Jordan Petra 68 Al-Khazneh 1 Jordan Petra 68 Al-Khazneh 2

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Jordan Petra 69 camel

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It is a camel - stone camel
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Qasr El Bint
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a white camel
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Street of facades
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The Amphitheatre
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