Gallery for the Geography & History of Israel Class
 May 30th Field Trip 
Petra - Dawn riding into the siq
Petra - Dawn riding into the siq
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Petra - Others road in on Chariots . . .
Petra - Others road in on Chariots . . .
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We dismount here,  and approach the siq entrance
We dismount here, and approach the siq entrance
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Petra - nearing the start of the siq,  the crevace / canyon that served as the entrance to the petra complex.
Petra - nearing the start of the siq, the crevace / canyon that served as the entrance to the petra complex.
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Petra - Here you can just see the edge of the remains of a big arching gate at the entrance of the siq.
Petra - Here you can just see the edge of the remains of a big arching gate at the entrance of the siq.
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Petra - as you walk through the siq - there are times you lose perspective
Petra - as you walk through the siq - there are times you lose perspective
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Petra - At times the siq has walls that go up hundreds of feet,  and it is only 10's of feet wide.
Petra - At times the siq has walls that go up hundreds of feet, and it is only 10's of feet wide.
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Petra - As you walk along the siq you can find many additions to the canyou - here a small niche,  probobly a ceremonial worship spot for the Nabetians.
Petra - As you walk along the siq you can find many additions to the canyou - here a small niche, probobly a ceremonial worship spot for the Nabetians.
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Petra - the siq
Petra - the siq
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