"JERASH - Hippodrome" Jerash - Gerasa Tip by naruto

Jerash - Gerasa, Jordan: 87 reviews and 157 photos

  Arches of the Hippodrome
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The Hippodrome lies between Hadrian's Arch and the South Gate, and dates back to the 2nd century AD. It was able to seat up to 15,000 spectators, and in its heyday, was the scene for chariot races, ancient sports and gladiator matches.

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  • Written Jul 12, 2005
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“If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay home.”

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