In which country is Petra?

Israel
Saudi Arabia
Jordan
Syria
Petra is famous for its rock-cut ar­chi­tec­ture. Es­tab­lished in 312 BC as the capital city of the Nabataean­s, it is a and symbol and most-vis­it­ed tourist at­trac­tion of Jordan. Petra declined rapidly under Roman rule, in large part from the revision of sea-based trade routes. In 363 an earth­quake de­stroyed many build­ings. The site remained unknown to the Western world until 1812.

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flagCanada
0%
0%
100%
0%
14
flagFrance
0%
0%
92%
7%
13
flagAustria
0%
0%
83%
16%
12
flagUkraine
0%
0%
81%
12%
16
flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
7%
78%
14%
14
flagRepublic of Ireland
8%
8%
75%
8%
24
flagthe United States
8%
8%
69%
12%
196
flagGermany
8%
8%
69%
14%
112
flagSpain
7%
0%
69%
23%
13
flagthe Netherlands
10%
0%
68%
20%
29
flagthe United Kingdom
9%
7%
65%
16%
179
flagPoland
11%
9%
64%
12%
7426
flagIndia
9%
14%
63%
9%
41
flagDenmark
9%
0%
63%
27%
11
flagNorway
4%
19%
61%
14%
21
flagItaly
0%
20%
46%
33%
15

Gender

men67%
women62%
Israel
9%
13%
Saudi Arabia
7%
10%
Jordan
67%
63%
Syria
15%
12%

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