Umm Qais

Tucked into the angle of borders formed by Jordan, Israel and the Golan, Umm Qais is the modern name for the site of the ancient Graeco-Roman town of Gadara, one of the cities of the Decapolis with panoramic views over the Sea of Galilee and the Golan Heights.

The Sea of Galilee

After a bit of a drive north from Amman, my tour group reached Umm Qais, a black basalt Roman City. What really took me by surprise though was the amazing view from here, we could see the Sea of Galilee … Continue reading

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