When we were travelling in Jordan we went to Madaba. It is here that Moses climbed Mt. Nebo and was shown the Promised Land. The view from the summit provides a panorama of the Holy Land and, to the north, a more limited one of the valley of the River Jordan. The West Bank city of Jericho is usually visible from the summit, as is Jerusalem on a very clear day. Here on the mount we also visited a museum and saw the most beautiful mosaics on the church’s floor; which lead us to our next two stops…