Carvings and Tombs at Little Petra, Jordan
A Tomb at Little Petra (Al Beidha) - Jordan
Little Petra is the northern part of the city that once welcomed the caravans coming across the desert. Although much smaller than Petra, it is still beautiful and worth a stop.
Treasury at Dusk - Petra, Jordan
The Nebathean's Impressive Water System - Little Petra, Jordan
The Nebatheans collected and stored water in order to serve its inhabitants and the large caravans coming through the area. Very impressive stuff. Taken at Little Petra, Jordan.
Tombs and Temples at Petra, Jordan
Petra's Treasury at Dusk - Jordan
Notice how the colors change to a deeper shade of red at dusk.
Walking to the Monestary - Petra, Jordan
With a similar facade as the Treasury, the Monastery (named as such since this is what it was used as in Byzantine times) is even bigger. Petra, Jordan.
Ending the Day at the Treasury - Petra, Jordan
We end our visit to Petra with tea at the Treasury. Kind a peaceful way to end the day.
A Simple Offering or Prayer Site in Petra - Jordan
The Nebatheans were a religious group; there are temples, offering and sacrifice sites for their Pagan gods all over the city of Petra.
The Monestary at Petra - Jordan