Moab Land Hotel
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We had planned to visit the Dead Sea from Isreal but had trouble finding hotel accommodation so we haeded to Madaba, one hour from Amman. We were surprised to find such a lovely little town and extended our stay from one to three nights. The hotel,Moabland, called our name, so to speak as Moab, Utah is one of our favourite spots. The hotel is …
Sه ankom vi til Jordan, om end en smule forsinket. Vores fly skulle lande kl. 0250, men blev desvوrre forsinket, med det resultat, at inden vi havde fهet udstedt visum og fهet vores bagage, var klokken efterhهnden blevet 0400, og sه gik der jo en halv times tid med at komme til hotellet (vi havde heldigvis arrangeret at der stod en taxa-mand og ventede pه os i lufthavnen), sه klokken 0500 lه vi vores fّrste ...
... glasses for Adele as it was becoming a mission to find them anywhere is Jordan. With everyone sorted we were finally off.
The first real stop was at a castle called Shobak. Unfortunately the castle was in a terrible shape and so we could only see it from the outside. The second stop was at another castle which was a crusader castle but once it was captured by Muslims the castle had some additions made to it to reflecting its Muslim owners. It was called Karak ...
... region. For 1,400 years before 1967 Jerusalem was under Muslim control. Only in the last 45 years have the Jewish been in control. Given those dates it is easy to see that the Jewish claims are more imaginary than anything concrete.
In case you are wondering, the Muslim claim is based on a dream Mohammed had where he takes a midnight ride (al-Isra) on his flying horse al-Buraq, which had the face of a woman, the body of a horse and ...
... not est the # of Sept's.
Went to where the Dead see Scrolls were found and toured another uncovered ruins, more Sept's.The next stop on our tour and one of the most fascinated places, Masada. This required a lot of walking but it was worth it. Masada history is worth reading, and to this day still holds a great mystery.
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