Wadi Rum is a beautiful nature reserve in Jordan, stands for Valley of Sand, the Roman Valley or Valley of the Moon, whichever translation you choose, it is a magnificent place to visit. The history of the place is also very interesting, this valley has been inhabited by many prehistoric and ancient cultures such as the Nabataeans, which left behind marks and graffiti on the rocks and beautiful temples, and in Khaz'ali Canyon you will find petroglyphs etched into the cave walls which date back to the Thamudic times. In the valley, there is also the village Wadi Rum which you may visit and see the local and primitive lifestyle of the area. Wadi Rum is also a great place for hikers, people who love rock climbing and some action with ATVs and Jeeps. For those who like to relax a bit can camp out under the stars, take a ride on horses or camels and even sleep in awesome Martian tents. This valley is also pretty famous, movies like Lawrence of Arabia, Transformers and The Martian were filmed in this valley so it not only a beautiful film set, it is also a breathtaking location to wander around and explore.