Let the Chariot Races Begin - Jerash, Jordan
Chariot races and reinactments are held each day in the hippodrome of the ancient Roman city of Jerash in Jordan.
Walking Down the Cardo of Ancient Jerash - Jordan
The Cardo was the one of the two main roads in the ancient Roman city of Jerash, Jordan.
Moabite Sarcophagus at Citadel Museum - Amman, Jordan
Quite a peaceful face on this Moabite sarcophagus from thousands of years ago. Taken at the museum at the Citadel in Amman, Jordan.
A View Through Ancient Civilizations - Amman, Jordan
This view on the Citadel in Amman takes you through Roman, Byzantine and Umayyad civilizations.
Soccer by the Temple of Hercules at the Citadel - Amman, Jordan
Ancient and living history side by side at the Citadel in Amman, Jordan.
Inside the Palace at the Citadel - Amman, Jordan
A new wooden domed roof has been added to the palace inside the Citadel in Amman, Jordan.
A Roman Legion in Modern Jerash, Jordan
The ancient Roman city of Jerash in Jordan holds a reinactment every day to explain how the Roman Legion worked and what life was like in the city thousands of years ago.
Lifelike Ancient Statues at Citadel Museum - Amman, Jordan
These are some of the earliest human statues going back thousands of years. Rather lifelike, no? Taken at the Citadel museum in Amman, Jordan.
Amman's Ancient and Modern Cities - Jordan
The ancient Roman ruins of Hercules Temple stands on the hill (Citadel) as the modern city of Amman has grown up all around it.
The Ancient Hand of Hercules - Citadel in Amman, Jordan
Given the size of that hand, can you imagine what the size of the original Hercules statue must have been?! Taken at the Citadel in Amman, Jordan.
Let the Reinactment Begin in Jerash, Jordan
The ancient Roman city of Jerash in Jordan holds a reinactment each day in the ancient hippodrome. Here, you see someone dressed up as a Roman soldier for the show.
All Decked Out as a Roman Soldier - Jerash, Jordan
Young Spectator in Jerash, Jordan
A young Jordanian watches the reinactment of Roman legions and chriot races in the Hippodrome in Jerash, Jordan.
A Little Music in the Roman Theatre at Jerash, Jordan
Retired military musicians continue their trade after military service by playing in the South Theatre in the ancient Roman city of Jerash, Jordan.
Ancient and Modern Jerash - Jordan
A view of modern Jerash from the hills of its ancient Roman city ruins. Jordan
Walking Through Roman City of Jerash - Jordan
Nymphaeum in Ancient Jerash, Jordan
The Nymphaeum in the ancient Roman city of Jerash was built in the 2nd century AD and used to have fountains and water running through it.
A Walk Down the Cardo in the Roman City of Jerash - Jordan
Shouback Castle, a Crusader Castle - Jordan Crusader Castle - Jordan
A view into the valley from the Crusader Castle of Shouback Castle in Jordan.