Landolia, a World of Photos
Latest Photos of the World in RSS feed
Sign In

Lebanon, Tyre

 Posted by , last edited on December 25, 2013 at 04:52:14

Location City and District of Tyre, Governorate of South Lebanon, Lebanon
Coordinates N33 16 18.984 E35 11 39.984
Property 154 ha
Date of Inscription 1984

Brief Description (http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/299 )

According to legend, purple dye was invented in Tyre. This great Phoenician city ruled the seas and founded prosperous colonies such as Cadiz and Carthage, but its historical role declined at the end of the Crusades. There are important archaeological remains, mainly from Roman times.

Photos from Landolia

Triumphal Arch, Tyre Al Mina, Tyre

More photos and localization on interactive Google Map

About Simon Laroche
Simon Laroche on Google+
Simon Laroche on Twitter
Simon Laroche on Facebook
Simon Laroche on Pinterest
Simon Laroche on LinkedIn
: Coder, Designer, Webmaster and Expert SEO Consulting, Simon Laroche is also a wise traveller and an avid amateur photographer. He created the website Landolia and many others...

Leave a comments

Your Name or Pseudo
Your Email (not displayed)

Latest pages

Recent activity