|We'd never make it out of the Siq if we had to carry all this.|
Further down the stretch were more vendors, one of whom was lucky enough to part Ian with a goodly amount of JD for a Bedouin knife. It's a lovely piece, marked with the family name that created it, and it will join our small dagger collection.
|The ancient boom box. It rocks.|
It's no wonder it was a well kept secret from then until the 1800s. The area is vast while Petra is nestled deep in the valley and protected on all sides by massive cliffs.
Hopefully the earthquakes will stay quiet and the visitors conscientious so it remains another 1000 years.
|Tossing rocks off this ledge led to Physics theories.|