is also considered as one of the oldest city on earth, as excavation have shown
that people were living there 3500 years before Christ.At this period it was called
Rabbat Ammon and has permanently been inhabited since then.
Civilisations followed one another as Amman has always at the crossing of important
commercial roads leading to Greece, Syria, Cyprus and Mesopotamia .
Among those civilisations we can mention Ammonites, Babylonians, Seleucides, Nabateans,
Romans and Circassians.