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Home >> Middle East >> Jordan >> Amman
 

Amaan, the capital of Jordan, is a good jumping off point for many of the sights around, but we didn't really enjoy our stay in the city itself that much. Good DVD shopping, though.

Arabic Medicine Stalls Dried alligator in Arabic Medicine Stalls, traditional medicine King Hussein Mosque Seen on the way out of Amaan We stayed at the Palace Hotel in Amaan. We stayed at the Palace Hotel in Amaan. King Abdullah Mosque This is one of the mosques that non-Muslims have a right to enter in Jordan. King Abdullah Mosque King Abdullah Mosque King Abdullah Mosque King Abdullah Mosque requires women to fully cover up, but they supply the covers. The Citadel wasn't that impressive but has good views of the city.  These are the remaining pillars from the Temple of Hercules. View of the Roman Theater View of the Abu Darwish Mosque and Amaan from the Citadel. View of Amaan from the Citadel The Citadel The Roman Theater The Museum of Popular Traditions beside the Roman Theater The Nymphaeum The Nymphaeum Vegetable Market Fruit Market Fruit and Vegetable Market