Awe-inspiring lands where the past meets the present. Discover a land of beginnings and the home of humankind’s first cities. Learn about the birthplace of Christianity, Islam, and Judaism. Here, history is not merely in books but everywhere, from the pyramids of ancient Egypt to the lost city of Petra. On your path to discovering these ancient lands, you will find yourself surrounded by some of the most hospitable people you will ever meet whose community and generosity exceeds expectations.