OMG, It's very very amazing place, the sea, the sand and the atmosphere. I recommended this place to go while you in Libya
in comparison to Cyrene it is much simpler and smaller place but it has its own ruins (outside and inside the sea), nice beach, not very TOURISTIC-SETUP place, but if you are visiting cyrene it worth visiting.
Ptolemais is a great stop when traveling between Benghazi and Cyrene. It is a little jewel of another historical site of ruins in Libya. Unfortunately, the grounds haven't been well kept up during the revolution, but the site itself has been preserved. Locals now use it as a picnic spot as well as for grazing their animals, and have thus... More
.. i went this place after revaluation 17 Feb .. with friend one day ... nice . great .. if you wanna go to Benghazi .. you must to visit it ..
For this ancient city I first heard in April 2009. I planned to visit with friends Benghazi and its environs during an extended weekend. At that time I did not know much about that area. Ptolomais we find by random - via Google Earth. Since the Libyan roads are very few road signs in English, we asked our kind friends... More
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