"AWB-Tour 2010 - From Orient to
In Jordan I had no
success to establish contacts to local astronomers.
We tried to find the observatory in Amman at Haya Cultural Center, but due to the heavy and horrible traffic we gave up, only arabic written traffic signs showed us the way out from the city, we have been very happy that we left this big city without any road accident.
Our only picture from Amman after we have left this city
Later in Petra I tried out my little astroequipment .........
.......... and I did astronomy on the fly to get in contact with jordan peole.
Warning before observing the sun !
..... salt, salt, salt ....
A real Fellow of
RAS (Royal Astronomical Society) is reading his