Away from Home: The MonasteryWhat: The Monastery, Petra, Jordan
By: Don R. Krassin, Wahpeton, N.D., INFORUM
What: The Monastery, Petra, Jordan
When: Feb. 15
Distance from Fargo: 6,338 miles
Comments: This is the same national park that President Barack Obama recently visited. He walked in the Treasury. The monastery is larger but more remotely located near the top of the surrounding mountains.