Places You Must See When You Go on a Holy Land Tour

Majestic sites.

A rose-red city half as old as time,” wrote poet John William Burgon in describing the ruins of the Lost City of Petra. Founded in 312 BC by the Arab Nabataeans, the remains of the city showcases the wonderful engineering skills of the Nabataeans. Structures carved from massive walls surround this ancient city. The path leading to the “Treasury“—Petra’s iconic structure—is a narrow path hewed between gigantic golden boulders, called the “Siq“, is another attraction to behold.

Egypt

Mount Sinai Saint Catherine’s Monastery (Egypt)

 

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Marky Ramone Go

Marky Ramone Go

Marky Ramone Go is a travel-junkie, writer and photographer based in the Philippines. Aside from contributing articles to various publications and websites, he narrates his experiences wandering the tropical paradise of the Philippines, the culturally rich regions of South East Asia, Sri Lanka and India on his travel blog Nomadic Experiences. After Asia, he is keen on exploring South America and eventually hoping to trace Jack Kerouac's "On the Road" trail in the United States to Mexico.