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Hadrian's Arch

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The First monument one encounters on the road from Amman is the triple-gated Hadrian's Arch,standing along some 450 meteres south of the city walls and built to commemorate the Emperor Hadrian's visit to Gerasa in 129 AD.

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Yiannis Pavlis24-Apr-2010 01:08
Very beautiful shot. V
Helen Betts22-Apr-2010 20:24
Very nice capture, and fascinating structure. V.
Jean Chiasson12-Apr-2010 23:30
Love the architecture light and colors Zaid vote
Helen Betts20-Mar-2010 23:48
Very impressive sight, love the color and light. V.
alfredo camba jr.05-Sep-2008 03:50
Beautiful capture of the historical arch!! Vote!!
Guest 04-Apr-2008 16:59
Impressive monument! Beautifully captured!
Guest 12-Feb-2008 16:54
One of your best captures, great architecture, V
Ghislaine et Réal Boulet06-Dec-2007 03:42
Beautiful shot.
Ann Cleeves31-Jul-2007 00:16
Amazing structure...lovely shot.
Joanne Kamo19-Jul-2007 02:20
Splendid image of this arch, gorgeous textures and design. V
Carol Rollins08-Jul-2007 19:08
A most interesting monument, Zaid, and your capture of it is perfect! Great lighting and detail. Thank you for sharing all of this. Vote.
Rosemarie Kusserow07-Jul-2007 06:26
Beautiful shot from this monument, good sharpness to view all details, vote, Rosemarie:o)
Guest 13-Jun-2007 05:23
Nice color and composition. How fortunate you are to have these ancient buildings. vote.
marie-jose wolff10-Jun-2007 11:13
a wonderful treasure of the past! Vote.
Fabienne09-Jun-2007 16:07
Un lieu emprunt d'histoire ! superbe photo.
silvia marmori07-Jun-2007 18:45
history!.. impressive.. thanks for sharing..
Jean-Luc Rollier07-Jun-2007 18:22
Excellente image d'une architecture d'exception!
JL v
flowsnow07-Jun-2007 12:33
Pretty place..V
Soenda06-Jun-2007 20:48
I remember reading about Hadrian when we studied Herodotus in school. It's awe inspiring to see it here in your gallery, just as Herodotus saw and wrote about it. The warm light adds beauty to the photograph.
January Grey04-Jun-2007 04:46
Outstanding, Zaid! Love the colors and composition. A rich piece of history, well captured. V~
Simon Chandler04-Jun-2007 03:34
Beautiful. Good composition and wonderful tone. v
Guest 04-Jun-2007 02:07
Oh this is wonderful! I love the rich, warm glow contrasted against that clear blue sky! Wonderful job!
Guest 04-Jun-2007 01:53
i like it very much
Guest 03-Jun-2007 22:37
Oh I do love this, beautiful colors, wonderful shapes, lines, curves, and patterns, great geometries, in a beautiful composition, well done Zaid...voted!!
Katie Chew03-Jun-2007 17:52
Great capture! V
Debbie Blackburn Beierle03-Jun-2007 16:31
Very nice capture. Love the architecture! v
Marcia Colelli03-Jun-2007 13:12
well captured, V
Wendy03-Jun-2007 12:31
Well captured. What a grand place this must have been once.
Fong Lam03-Jun-2007 11:31
The Emperor must be very proud to walk through that arch. Nice capture ~V~
Guest 03-Jun-2007 10:09
beautiful and interesting.
zyziza03-Jun-2007 08:36
Wonderful! v
Azlin Ahmad03-Jun-2007 08:32
Great shot, Zaid! V
Ceya03-Jun-2007 08:23
Beautiful monument! Nice shot of it, Zaid! V