Jordan is a country in the Middle East almost completely landlocked. Jordan is bordered by Israel and the West Bank to the west, by Syria to the north, by Iraq to the east and by Saudi Arabia to the south.

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Amman is the capital and largest city of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Amman forms a great base for exploring the country and does, despite popular belief, hold a few items of interest to the traveler.

Petra, the fabled "rose red city, half as old as time", is a well known ancient Nabataean city in the south of Jordan.

Aqaba is Jordan's only port city, located on the Gulf of Aqaba in the extreme south of the country.

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The Southern Desert is a region of Jordan.

Northern Jordan is the most developed region of Jordan. It includes the capital Amman.

King's Highway is a region in Jordan. The name comes from the ancient trade route that ran right through it.

The Eastern Desert is a region of Jordan, mostly visited for the Desert Castles scattered over the territory.

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