One of the oldest continuously inhabited sites in the world, the historical significance of this place is literally still being uncovered. Wandering around the various ruins offers visitors a fascinating walk through history.
People have lived in Byblos since the Neolithic era, and the city witnessed the rise of the Phoenician civilization. This archaeological site exists as a preserved timeline of the many people who once called this patch of land home.
|Beirut’s Grudge House||2017||29.3km||site_ao|
|Tower of Claudius||2017||19.7km||site_ao|
|Clarisses Sisters Unity Chapel||32.5km||site_brutalism|
|Ministry of Defense||1962||32.1km||site_brutalism|
|Our Lady of the Fortress Basilica (Saydet el Hosn)||34.8km||site_brutalism|
|Dr. Melki Hospital||39.9km||site_brutalism|
|Ouadi Qadisha (the Holy Valley) and the Forest of the Cedars of God (Horsh Arz el-Rab)||1998||39.6km||site_whs|
|Which are the oldest cities in the world?||2020||28.4km||post|
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