Wednesday, 19 December 2012

293 LB - Anjar (1984)

Brief Description

"The city of Anjar was founded by Caliph Walid I at the beginning of the 8th century. The ruins reveal a very regular layout, reminiscent of the palace-cities of ancient times, and are a unique testimony to city planning under the Umayyads."



Source UNESCO WH website

Courtesy of Steve from Netherlands

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