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Leptis Magna

Al-Khoms lebts, Al Khums, Libya
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An Archaeological Gem

I visited Leptis a couple of time in the late nineties and early 2000 when I was working in... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Gharghur, Malta
World Class

Visited May 2017. Easy day trip from Tripoli. 125km east. Biggest danger right now would seem to be... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
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One of the best preserved Roman cities is situated on the Mediterranean Sea.
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Al-Khoms lebts, Al Khums, Libya
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

I visited Leptis a couple of time in the late nineties and early 2000 when I was working in Tripoli. It was extremely well preserved and spectacular. I hope to have the opportunity to revisit in the future.

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Reviewed 21 May 2017

Visited May 2017. Easy day trip from Tripoli. 125km east. Biggest danger right now would seem to be the traffic. Dual lane all the way but crazy speeds. Very impressive ruins right on the Mediterranean Sea. Also make sure you visit the colosseum a little...More

2  Thank MJS1966
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Visited Leptis once in 2012 and once in 2013. The size and scale of the place is amazing, and, unlike many similar historical sites elsewhere, you are free to go where you please. The level of preservation is such that you get a real feel...More

2  Thank _bengraysmed
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

A touch of history in the North Africa region abound the Mediterranean Sea. The famous ruined of Byzantine Empire wil showcase the vast area, amazing view and dramatic city in the mediterranean sea.

2  Thank Raian T
Reviewed 29 July 2016

These ruins are one of the best preserved in the world. It gives you a real feeling of how the Romans would have lived, many builings are still there, and that gives you a feeling how Roman life would have been like. If you are...More

5  Thank Marcus_NL1234
Reviewed 19 April 2016

I've been before the war, and was astonising. I'm expecting that the actual situation ends to go back, if yoo love history, that place is a must, huge ruins, in a dry climate (bring water and sun protection), choose a good guide. That system don't...More

2  Thank josetrujil
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Very well preserved part of history. No matter what time of the year you visit, it will always be scorching hot, so be prepared with hats,water bottle and good walking shoes.

2  Thank Garrett H
Reviewed 17 October 2015

We travelled back in 2010 but having just been to Pompeii it reminded me of this marvellous place. It truly is a gem of a site and at the time it had not really been developed. Obviously now in 2015 the country is still dangerous...More

1  Thank Sheffwoz
Reviewed 3 October 2015

A showcase of Roman architecture and lifestyle. The best preserved Roman ruins in the world. A great find.

5  Thank syd7374
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Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

Nice people and beautiful places you can swim at the amazing beach and theirs musim contains many ancient things and also you can visit the following areas to see septimos sefors

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