JARASH. The Colonnaded Street or Cardo Maximus

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Jerash, located 48 km north of Amman and nestled in a quiet valley among the mountains of Gilead, is the grandeur of Imperial Rome being one of the largest and most well preserved sites of Roman architecture in the World outside Italy. To this day, its paved and colonnaded streets, soaring hilltop temples, handsome theaters, spacious public squares and plazas, baths, fountains and city walls pierced by towers and gates remain in exceptional condition.

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Comments (70)

Michael Morenz on June 24, 2012

Interesting gallery, nadiakusnir.

Best regards,


Nadia Kushnir on June 24, 2012

I thank you, Michael! Kind regards. Nadia.

Raul.SG on November 8, 2012

Bonita foto, que bien escogida la posicion, precioso el detalle de la luz. Muy bonita. Me gusta+Fav. Feliz semana y mis mejores deseos. Raul

Nadia Kushnir on November 8, 2012

I thank you, Raul!!!!!!!

Mehmet yılmaz on November 27, 2012

Hello Nadia. You have a very beautiful gallery. Thank you for all those beautiful photos. Like this one, too. Greetings. Mehmet.

Nadia Kushnir on November 27, 2012

Many thanks, Mehmet! Warm regards. Nadia.

Ovidiu Anca on March 24, 2013

Quite a place to be seen! LIKE. Best regards!

Nadia Kushnir on March 24, 2013

Thank you very much, Ovidiu Anca!!!! Warm regards. Nadia.

MarekEwjanStachowski on September 19

I like this picture ☼ greetings → Marek-Ewjan

Nadia Kushnir on September 20

Many thanks, Marek!!! Kind regards. Nadia.

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  • Uploaded on April 25, 2008
  • Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works
    by Nadia Kushnir
    • Taken on 2006/09/29 12:09:44
    • Exposure: 0.004s (1/250)
    • Focal Length: 26.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO640
    • Exposure Bias: -0.67 EV
    • No flash