Tombs carved at the entrance, before the entrance to the Siq
Obelisk tomb, at the beginning of the Siq
The Siq. Visitors crowd in the shade to escape the scorching Sun.
The Siq. Strange and beautiful rock faces, almost touching on top.
The Siq. Strange and beautiful rock faces, almost vertical.
Petra: a peek at the Treasury, viewed from the Siq
El Khazneh (the Treasury)
The Treasury, El Khazneh
Tombs carved in the rock
The roman theatre. Western and muslim visitors.
The roman theatre (detail).
Caves in the rock, above and South from the theatre.
Tombs carved in the rock, above the theatre
Suleiman: a modern day Bedouin, self-appointed guide, and his mule Monica.
The beginning of the Monastery trail
Petra: view from near the Monastery (Ad Deir), looking back to the main city area
Bedouin family. Lady with two sons
Ad Deir - the Monastery
A cave in use (dwellings? storage area?) near Petra
Rock formation near Petra
Rock formation with caves, lit in the evening, near Petra
Rock formation with caves near Petra
Petra, Jordan. Camels for turist transport near the Treasury.