Eastern Desert

The Eastern Desert is a region of , mostly visited for the Desert Castles scattered over the territory. Badiya, the desert, is the largest part of Jordan's land area, and positioned on a 900 meter high plateau.

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is in the Jordanian . means "blue" in Arabic and referred to the …

, often Quseir Amra or Qusayr Amra, is in the region and is the best-known of the desert castles.

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