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The path from the Visitor Center leading to the Siq called Bab-al-Siq (Gates to the Siq) so named by Petra's Bedouin inhabitants. This area contains several rock-hewn monuments and memorials including the distinctive tombs known as the Djinn Blocks, rock cut funerary complex, the Obelisk Tomb and the Bab-al-Siq Triclinium. It is somewhat remnicent of the entrance to the Valley of the Kings in Egypt. Download

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Camera: Canon PowerShot S2 IS | Date: 5/28/10 12:15 PM | Resolution: 2592 x 1944 | ISO: Auto | Exp. Time: 1/1000s | Aperture: 5.0 | Focal Length: 6.0mm (~36.1mm)
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