The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan is a rather young country, but it’s dense with history, as a well traveled bridge between sea and desert, East and West.
Formerly the Amminite Capital of Rabbath- Ammon and later the Greek-Roman City of Philadelphia, Amman has been the Capital since 1921. Therefore, you have various stories, from various historical eras to discover.
One has to visit the citadel, the old souk, and the Roman theatre in the heart of the city, for Islamic Art lovers, you have the Jordan National Gallery to visit.
Let us escape the city to hunt for history, civilization and more adventure in Jerash, where every summer, the dramatic surrounding of the Jerash ruins host the Jerash Festival, bringing to life Folklore dances, concerts, plays and poetry competitions.
Going deeper through history, Pella, the Greek-Roman City of Alexander the Great, to one of Decapolis, Umm Qais, to Mount Nebo where we can find the presumed site of Moses’s Death and Burial Place. We cannot ignore prominent destinations such as “the Dead Sea and the Jordan River” , “Kerak”, “Petra”, “Wadi Rum”, “Aqaba”, the “Desert Castles” where you must come and experience another dimension of History, Culture, Civilization, and be inspired by its magical energy.