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Jerash, the Gerasa of Antiquity (Ancient Greek: Γέρασα), which is situated in the north of Jordan, 48 kilometres (30 mi) north of the capital Amman towards Syria. It is the site of the ruins of the Greco-Roman city of Gerasa, also referred to as Antioch on the Golden River.

Jerash, the Gerasa of Antiquity (Ancient Greek: Γέρασα), is the capital and largest city of Jerash Governorate (محافظة جرش) near Amman towards Syria. The Greco-Roman city of Gerasa, also referred to as Antioch on the Golden River.

Jerash, Jordania

The Oval Plaza, Jordan. The Oval Plaza is surrounded by a broad sidewalk and a colonnade of Century Ionic columns

The City of a Thousand Column - Jerash (4/6) by •!¦[•M!sS JojO•]¦!•, via Flickr

The City of a Thousand Column - Jerash. - Jerash, the Gerasa of Antiquity, is the capital and largest city of Jerash Governorate, which is situated in the north of Jordan,

Cardo Maximus, Jerash, Jordan

Cardo Maximus, Jerash, Jordan

Jerash (Jordan) -- One of the best-preserved Greco-Roman sites in the world, Jerash allows the pomp and ceremony of the ancient world to come alive. Although founded during the Hellenistic era, it's the monuments of Jerash's glory days under Roman rule that have survived to the present day. Enter the ruins through Hadrian's triumphal arch (built in 129 C.E.). Sit beside the columns, atop the Sanctuary of Zeus, for a panoramic view of the city remnants stretching out before you. Then wander…

Jerash (Jordan) -- One of the best-preserved Greco-Roman sites in the world, Jerash allows the pomp and ceremony of the ancient world to come alive. Although founded during the Hellenistic era, it's the monuments of Jerash's glory days under Roman rule that have survived to the present day. Enter the ruins through Hadrian's triumphal arch (built in 129 C.E.). Sit beside the columns, atop the Sanctuary of Zeus, for a panoramic view of the city remnants stretching out before you. Then wander…

The Roman Ruins of Jerash - A Taste of Travel

The Roman Ruins of Jerash - A Taste of Travel

Jerash, Jordan

Jerash, Jordan

Jerash, Jordan

Jerash, Jordan

Adam Partridge | Jerash, Jordan.

Adam Partridge | Jerash, Jordan.

Cardo (Main N-S street in a Roman city) in Jerash Jordan

Cardo (Main N-S street in a Roman city) in Jerash Jordan

Dotted Globe's Jordan itinerary covers Petra, Dead Sea, Wadi Rum, Aqaba, Jerash, Amman and other major tourist attractions and is perfect for road-trip aficionados.

8 Day comprehensive Jordan Itinerary covering Petra and major sites

Dotted Globe's Jordan itinerary covers Petra, Dead Sea, Wadi Rum, Aqaba, Jerash, Amman and other major tourist attractions and is perfect for road-trip aficionados.

Jerash Ancient City Part 3

Jerash Ancient City Part 3

Jerash, Jordan

Jerash, Jordan

Jerash, Jordan

Jerash, Jordan

A family guide to visiting the ancient city of Jerash, Jordan | Practical points on when to visit, how to tackle the site and what to pack | Read more on Jordan with Kids at http://ourglobetrotters.com

Exploring the ancient city Jerash With Kids

A family guide to visiting the ancient city of Jerash, Jordan | Practical points on when to visit, how to tackle the site and what to pack | Read more on Jordan with Kids at http://ourglobetrotters.com