Monastery Petra, Jordan

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Misleadingly named based on crosses scratched on the wall, this beautiful rock-carved structure is not a monastery but a Nabatean temple, built around the 1st century BCE.

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30.348352° N, 35.437753° E

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Monastery (Petra, Jordan)
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April 11, 2015