Petra Travel Guide

Red Rose City

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Red Rose City

The Red Rose City: Petra. Established sometime around the 6th century BC as the capital city of the Nabataeans, a nomadic tribe who settled in the area and laid the foundations of a commercial empire that extended into Syria, Petra was carved into the red-rose limestone of the Wadi Musa desert.

 

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