Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Images of Baalbek Lebanon

Baalbek is a city established by the Phoenicians. It is located in Eastern Lebanon, fairly close to the border with Syria. Although established by Phoenicians, the visible ruins extend from the Roman period.

Entry to the Temple of Bacchus

Exterior of the temple of Bacchus

Credit: bjchrist

Credit: east med wanderer

A little bit of perspective on the size of the temple

Credit: becklectic
Ceiling pics:

Credit: itfcfan

Credit: izio 5

This is the remains of the temple to jupiter

Credit: ivanrabano

Credit: itfcfan
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