Painting - Oil On Canvas
Location: Ma’an Southern governate of Jordan
Established in : 312BC
Significance: Petra (Greek Πέτρα, Petra, meaning "stone"; Arabic:البتراء, Al-Batrāʾ) is a historicaland archaeological city in the southern Jordaniangovernorate of Ma'an, that is famous for its rock-cut architecture and water conduit system. Another name for Petra is the Rose City due to the color of the stone out of which it is carved. . It is one of the world's most famous archaeological sites, where ancient Eastern traditions blend with Hellenistic architecture.
UNESCO World Heritage Site: Petra has been a UNESCO World Heritage Sitesince 1985.
May 22nd, 2013
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