The City of a Thousand Column - Jerash, Jordan

The City of a Thousand Column - Jerash. - Jerash, the Gerasa of Antiquity, is the capital and largest city of Jerash Governorate, which is situated in the north of Jordan,

The north of Jordan - Temple of Artemis at Jerash pin.

The north of Jordan

The north of Jordan - Temple of Artemis at Jerash pin.

Jordan - Jerash

Jordan - Jerash

Jerash, the Gerasa of Antiquity (Ancient Greek: Γέρασα), is the capital and largest city of Jerash Governorate (محافظة جرش), which is situated in the north of Jordan, 48 kilometres (30 mi) north of the capital Amman towards Syria. It is the site of the ruins of the Greco-Roman city of Gerasa, also referred to as Antioch on the Golden River.

Jerash, the Gerasa of Antiquity (Ancient Greek: Γέρασα), is the capital and largest city of Jerash Governorate (محافظة جرش) near Amman towards Syria. The Greco-Roman city of Gerasa, also referred to as Antioch on the Golden River.

The Ruins of Jerash | Jordan's Best Kept Secret

Jerash is home to some of the world's most well-preserved Roman ruins. Who knew?

Jerash, Jordania / Jordania. Un tesoro romano llamado Jerash. Enterradas hasta 1920, las ruinas de Jerash son un ejemplo de conservación de una época

The Oval Plaza, Jordan. The Oval Plaza is surrounded by a broad sidewalk and a colonnade of Century Ionic columns

Cardo Maximus. Jerash, Jordan. Massive ancient Roman ruins of a city 800,000 sq meters.

Ancient Roman city where you can still walk down the main street, called the Cardo Maximus

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The Jerash Temple of Artemis is a Roman temple in Jerash, Jordan. The temple was built on one of the highest points and dominated the whole city. Construction of the temple was finished in CE during the reign of Emperor Antoninus Pius.

Jordan is undoubtedly central to the world when considering incredible historic events.  You’ll be surprised that it is the warmth of its’ people that leave you with the most lasting of impressions.  We spent 5 incredible days in the Kingdom last month covering Jerash all the way down to the Red Sea in Aqaba.  A detailed itinerary is on the way but first, here are important travel tips for Jordan you should know before visiting.

Important Travel Tips for Jordan

We spent an incredible 5 days in Jordan. Our itinerary included the Dead Sea, Petra, Jerash and diving in the Red Sea Here are our Travel Tips for Jordan.

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*JERASH, JORDAN ~ HIPPODROME

Jerash - Gerasa of Antiquity. Also referred to as Antioch on the Golden River or Pompeii of the Middle East, Jerash dates back to the neolithic period.

Jerash, Jordan

Jerash, Jordan

Seid der Geschichte auf den Spuren, erlebt & spürt sie hautnah an Ruinen von Jerash. #Jordanien #Jerash #Ruinen #erlebeFernreisen

Seid der Geschichte auf den Spuren, erlebt & spürt sie hautnah an Ruinen von Jerash. #Jordanien #Jerash #Ruinen #erlebeFernreisen

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