January 20, 2013

Citadel in Amman, Jordan

Photograph by Ali Jarekji, Reuters

The silver light of a snowy day sharpens the Citadel in downtown Amman, Jordan. The ancient fortress and site of Roman, Byzantine, and Umayyad ruins is a popular tourist attraction in the Hashemite Kingdom. Nearby is the small National Archaeological Museum.

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