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Al Mastabah Destination Guide

Delve into Al Mastabah in Jordan!

Al Mastabah in the region of Irbid is a city in Jordan - some 17 mi (or 27 km) North of Amman, the country's capital.

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Current time in Al Mastabah is now 02:33 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Amman" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Homs, Damascus, Latakia, Mursi or Haifa. While being here, make sure to check out Umm Tall, Tal'at ar Ruzz, Sumiya, Khirbat Najdah, Khirbat as Suwayrat and Ayn as Safar as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Large Fairy Shrimp swimming (Crustacea: ...

01:46 min ( May 27, 2011 by WoodedWanderer)
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Walking in Ajloun Nature Reserve, Jordan, my partner and I peered into the "wine press" wells that were carved into stone ~1800 years ago by the Romans. These wells had filled partway with rainwater a...

Niezwykły Świat - Izrael - Jerycho - G...

01:59 min ( January 30, 2011 by videoirek)
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Na północ od Jerycha położona jest słynna Góra Kuszenia, miejsce zgodnie z tradycją biblijną, gdzie był kuszony Pan Jezus przez szatana w trakcie czterdziestodniowego postu i pobytu na pustyn...

Inside Story-Annapolis:Middle East peace...

12:18 min ( November 28, 2007 by AlJazeeraEnglish)
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Diplomats from Arab leagues and nations descend on America's city for peace deal

Lost City of Petra

04:56 min ( January 31, 2008 by HSFAFilmClips)
Views: 17,633 - Rating: 4.6/5

A silent color film sequence on the hidden city of Petra c. 1966 from "Lost City of Petra" from Hal, Halla and David Linker's television travelogue series, "Three Wonders of the World". Petra is a UNE...

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Interesting facts about this location

King Talal Dam

The King Talal Dam is a large dam in the hills of northern Jordan, across the Zarqa River. The King Talal dam was started in 1971, with the original construction being completed in 1977. In 1984, to meet the country's increased water demands, work to raise the dam further was begun, a project that was completed in 1988 at a cost of $90 million. The dam is named after King Talal of Jordan, a monarch who briefly reigned from July 20, 1951 to August 11, 1952.

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Located at 32.19, 35.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Dams completed in 1977, Dams in Jordan, Geography of Jordan


Jerash, the Gerasa of Antiquity, is the capital and largest city of Jerash Governorate (محافظة جرش), which is situated in the north of Jordan, 48 kilometres north of the capital Amman towards Syria. Jerash Governorate's geographical features vary from cold mountains to fertile valleys from 250 to 300 metres (to ft) above sea level, suitable for growing a wide variety of crops.

More reading: Jerash homepage
Located at 32.19, 35.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Jordan, Decapolis, Former populated places in Southwest Asia, Palestinian refugee camps in Jordan, Populated places established in the 4th millennium BC, Populated places in the Jerash Governorate, Roman towns and cities in Jordan

Jerash Governorate

Jerash is one of the governorates of Jordan; it is located north of Amman, Jordan's capital. It carrys the name of its capital and largest city, Jerash City. Jerash Governorate has the smallest area of the 12 governorates of Jordan, yet it has the second highest density in Jordan after Irbid Governorate. Jerash Governorate is ranked 7th by population.

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Located at 32.19, 35.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Governorates of Jordan, Jerash Governorate


The Baqa'a refugee camp, first created in 1968, lies 20 km north of the Jordanian capital Amman, and is home to around 80,100 Palestinians who are registered as such with the United Nations, making it the largest camp in Jordan. Baqa'a was one of six camps set up in Jordan in 1968 to house the Palestinians who left the West Bank and Gaza Strip during the 1967 Arab Israeli war. Between June 1967 and February 1968, residents were housed in temporary camps in the Jordan valley.

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Located at 32.19, 35.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Palestinian refugee camps in Jordan, Populated places established in 1968


Souf (سوف) is a town in Jerash Governorate, Jordan, set over a series of mountains at an altitude of 1,000 meters. Souf is situated 35 miles north of Amman the capital of Jordan. The total population of Souf exceeds 14,000 people, while it covers a wide area of agricultural land considered the widest in Jerash. For many centuries, Souf belonged to al-Meradh region; which has been called المعراض in Arabic because it defeated Bedouins used to attack on north Jordan during the 19th century.

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Located at 32.19, 35.86 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Jerash Governorate