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Inside al Qasr Kharaneh, one of the Ummayad 'desert castles' in Jordan. This building wasn't actually used as a castle but instead a rest house along a significant caravan routre or even a retreat for Ummayads to discuss the state's affairs.

These open doors reveal the interconnected rooms (there used to be 61 in total on two levels)...one can only be curious about the chatter, the business deals, the secrets, the.....

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  • Copyright: Sally Jo (maina) (67)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2008-05-30
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposure: f/3.5, 1/60 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2010-02-03 13:55
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