The Olive Branch Hotel
Travel Blogs from Jerash
Radcliffe-riley stayed here on May 6, 2010 during their trip titled: Jordan and Syria - 2010.
On the way to Jerash we stopped at the site of Bethany On The Jordan… now for those of you who are religiously challenged this is the site of the Baptism of Jesus Christ our Lord… Yep this is where John the Baptist baptised Jesus, check out the photo's… Now the crazy thing is we were able to walk (in a guided group) to the site of …
Friday, September 14 Today was another grand day for an adventure! I met Steve & Anita, Erik and Keesha and we went first in search of coffee and found that the Starbucks in Abdoun had their drive-through open. It's Ramadan so it is even harder to find things open on a Friday morning but we managed! Got gas and then headed on our way up to …
Journey in Jordan We bid Israel goodbye, crossed back over the Jordan River and returned to Amman to view the Citadel, ruins of the site where David sent his men to fight the Ammonites, and the valley below it where a Palestinian refugee camp still exists from the 1967 war. We then took the road of the Beka Valley, another refugee camp and site of the Allied ...
... reconstructed. It is where the gladiators jousted and races were held.
We saw the Temple to Zeus.
And the Oval Plaza, ie, the town square.
We walked along the splendid avenues lined with graceful colonnades.
We passed by the Temple to the Water Nymphs.
We saw the Temple to Artemis.
Then we drove another 45 minutes to the Fortress in Ajlun. We passed fertile green hills lined with olive groves. ...
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