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PETRA, Jordan | Jordan opens shelter as flash flood death toll climbs to 12

PETRA, Jordan— The death toll from flash floods in Jordan rose to 12 on Saturday and the kingdom’s main tourist attraction, the ancient city of Petra, was closed for cleanup after what local officials said was the biggest deluge in the area in decades. Friday’s floods struck several areas of Jordan. Rescuers continued the search … Continue reading PETRA, Jordan | Jordan opens shelter as flash flood death toll climbs to 12

AMMAN, Jordan | Floods kill 9 in Jordan, visitors seek high ground in Petra

AMMAN, Jordan— Flash floods caused by heavy rain across Jordan killed nine people Friday and forced hundreds of tourists to seek higher ground in the kingdom’s ancient city of Petra, the government spokeswoman said. About two dozen people were hurt and dozens more evacuated from their homes in several locations in the kingdom, as flood … Continue reading AMMAN, Jordan | Floods kill 9 in Jordan, visitors seek high ground in Petra

AMMAN, Jordan | Floods kill 7 in Jordan, visitors seek high ground in Petra

AMMAN, Jordan — Flash floods caused by heavy rain across Jordan killed seven people Friday and forced hundreds of tourists to seek higher ground in the kingdom’s ancient city of Petra, government officials and official media said. About two dozen people were hurt and dozens more evacuated from their homes in several locations in the … Continue reading AMMAN, Jordan | Floods kill 7 in Jordan, visitors seek high ground in Petra

AMMAN, Jordan | Floods kill 4 in Jordan, visitors seek high ground in Petra

AMMAN, Jordan — Flash floods caused by heavy rain across Jordan killed four people Friday and forced hundreds of tourists to seek higher ground in the kingdom’s ancient city of Petra, government officials said. About two dozen people were hurt and dozens more evacuated from their homes in several locations in the kingdom, as flood … Continue reading AMMAN, Jordan | Floods kill 4 in Jordan, visitors seek high ground in Petra

AMMAN, Jordan | Floods kill 4 in Jordan, drive visitors from ancient Petra

AMMAN, Jordan — Jordan’s state news agency says four people have been killed and hundreds of tourists visiting the kingdom’s ancient city of Petra have been moved to higher ground after heavy rains caused flash floods in several locations. The Petra agency quoted government spokeswoman Jumana Ghunaimat as saying two dozen people were injured and … Continue reading AMMAN, Jordan | Floods kill 4 in Jordan, drive visitors from ancient Petra

Chishui Peninsula Resort, Designed by PGAV Destinations, is Now Under Construction

  ST. LOUIS/ SEPTEMBER 26, 2018 (STL.News) PGAV Destinations-designed Chishui Peninsula Resort Changjiang Peninsula Cultural Industry Park is now under construction in Chishui, China, with the opening to be scheduled in 2019. The highly-thematic, immersive 56-acre park will transport guests to “Dinosaur City,” an ancient, hidden land where residents work devoutly to preserve and hatch … Continue reading Chishui Peninsula Resort, Designed by PGAV Destinations, is Now Under Construction