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Anjar Ummayade Palace Lebanon
Lebanon

Rediscovered around 1940, this site was completely forgotten. It is believed to have been the site of the antique Chalcis.

The site of Anjar, as it can be seen today, is dated from the VII century and hosted a califa dynasty for only a few decades.

Copyright: Melkan Bassil
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Taken: 21/09/2009
Uploaded: 20/06/2010
Updated: 18/09/2014
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Tags: monuments; historic site; history; umayyade; ommeyade; islam; calif; lebanon; bekaa; anjar; aanjar; tourism; middle east
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