Aqaba (The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan) Summarizes the history of the
city from the time of King Solomon to the time of King Hussein. Also
provides a map of downtown and some details about recreational activities.
Aqaba (Ancient Routes) Details the site's ancient history and geography.
Also provides a few satellite photos and a couple maps.
Aqaba History and Sites (Atlas Tours) Surveys the site's history from
its beginning to the modern period, and is illustrated by a couple of nice
The Aqaba Project (Oriental Institute, Univ. of Chicago) Official
website of the Islamic Project which have carried out excavations under
Donald Whitcomb. Features various articles and annual reports.
Aqaba Castle (Council for British Research in the Levant) Summarizes the
excavation of the Mamluk Castle in 2000 and 2001, featuring some sketches
made during the excavations.