Jerash, Jordan

Jerash was amazing. It is located a few miles north of Amman and is the site of some of the most impressive Roman ruins in the middle east. Walking thrugh the ruins you can imagine what a magnificant place it must have been in the early part of the 1st century

Hadrian's Arch

View through the Arch


The Oval Plaza

Inside the Oval Plaza

Intricate stone flooring in the Plaza

Cardo -Main Street


Cardo is 600 yards long

Temple of Zeus on the Cardo

Underneath a Theatre

North Theatre

Theatre Seating

View to the stage area-

From the stage area

Backdrop of stage area

Seating area detail

Temple of Atemus

Floor of "Cathedral -one of 3 churches

Tiles of church floor

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