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The Wadi Rum Dream Camp, Jordan.

Wadi Rum, known also as the Valley of the Moon, is a valley cut into the sandstone and granite rock in southern Jordan 60 km (37 mi) to the east of Aqaba; it is the largest wadi in Jordan.

 

Wadi Rum Protected Area was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2011.

 

Wadi Rum most likely gets it name from the early name of Iram of the Pillars. Iram of the Pillars or the "City of the pillars", is a lost city, region or tribe mentioned in the Quran.

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Taken on October 20, 2018