Middle East

City of Ur Ziggurat

City of Ur Plan – Building Blocks of a Civilization

City of Ur Artifacts 1920 Ur Online Field Photographs  Photo ID Penn Archival Image Label GN1912 Estimated reading time: 37 minutes City… Read More

The Many Mysteries Of Petra Jordan

The Many Mysteries Of Petra Jordan is a showcase of Petra the city that was lost in the cliff of… Read More

Journal of a Residence at Bagdad

Photo is from the Ur Project of the 1920's south of Bagdad. People have asked many times over the years… Read More

Middle East Adventure: Week One Jerusalem, Jericho, Sea of Galilee

Middle East Adventure: Week One Israel and Palestine Territories Middle East adventures are looming in the days ahead. The exploretraveler.com… Read More

The Miraculous Waters Of The Dead Sea

So Salty That Nothing Can Live The Dead Sea, a fascinating hypersaline lake, bringing health and healing to many. This… Read More

The Ancient Ruins Of Jerash

A Beautiful Ancient City From The Bronze Age The ancient ruins of Jerash in the mountains of Gilead, Jordan shine… Read More

Middle East Adventure Week Two

Middle East Adventure Week Two Middle East Adventure continues as we now embark on week two. Our guide,  Elinoar Nitzani,… Read More