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Meda'in Saleh

The ancient city of Meda'in Saleh was used as the Nabataean capital city in Arabia. This Nabataean city has 131 rock-cut tombs spread out over 13.4 kilometers. The city proper had a siq, walls, towers, water conduits, and cisterns. You can learn more about Meda'in Saleh by clicking here. The photo below is of the short siq and reception room at the entrance to the city.

Photo by Silvija Seres, 2002. Used with Permission. Please visit her travel site (http://www.silvija.net)