Libya (2005)
Photos per year (number): 2005 (126) 2007 (16)
Arriving in the centre of Tripoli

Central Tripoli

Poster in celebration of Khadafi

National Museum

Entering the souk

Hides and rugs on sale

Camel tapestry

The entrance gate to the souk

Central Tripoli

A quiet courtyard

Young girl waiting at her doorstep

Girls going back home from school

Quiet street life

Street life

Children in the souk streets

Passages in the souk

Craftsmen working on copper

A skilled copper worker

Old colonial building

Colonial legacy

Former king's residence

Mosaics from Leptis Magna

An intriguing statue of Aphrodite

Statue from Sabratha

The National Museum

Typical green and white house

Old men sitting in a street of the Medina

An old man enters a house in the Medina

Children in the streets of the Medina

A gate to the Medina

Entering the Old City

Roman triumphal arch

Old car in front of a mosque

Museum of mosaics from a basilica

Sabratha mosaics

Superb Roman statue

Welcome to the Sabratha WHS

First sight of the amphitheatre

The Bes Mausoleum towers in the ruins

An outstanding vista of house and temple ruins

Bes Mausoleum

Bes Mausoleum lions

Bes mausoleum lion

Columns by the beautiful sea

Roman forum

Temple of Antonine

A forest of columns

Splendour of columns

Flavius Julius Fountain

In the middle of the Sabratha columns

Proud columns have been reerected

Latrines in the baths by the sea

Inside a gallery

In the distance stand yet more temples

A fisherman by the Sabratha ruins

Superb view of Sabratha by the sea

A glimpse of the site's size

East forum temple

Eye-catching mosaic

Side entrance to the amphitheatre

Impeccable access to the amphitheatre

Sabratha seen from the amphitheatre

The Bes mausoleum stands out

End of a short concert

Remarkable state of conservation of the amphitheatre

A wide angle view of the amphitheatre

I stand out looking at the Sabratha Amphitheatre

Dolphin statue in front of the stage

Friezes decorate the front of the stage

Hercules

Jumping around in the amphitheater!

The stage of the amphitheatre

Wide view of the amphitheatre

Dinner table

Discovering the splendour of Leptis Magna

Welcome to the Leptis Magna WHS

Ornate decorations

Monument at the crossroads of the 2 main axes

Entering Leptis Magna

Hadrian baths

Latrines in the Hadrian Baths

Massive entrance to the Hadrian Baths

Steam baths

A colder corner shielded from the heat

Byzantine Church entrance

The massive forum

Glimpse of the forum's size

Shops in the forum

Decorations above the shop arcades

A Roman face

Court of Justice

Hemicycle at the end of the Court of Justice

Good state of preservation and restoration

Athena protecting Hercules

Hercules and Cerberus

Another scene from the 12 works of Hercules

Hercules fights yet again

Sophistication in Leptis Magna

Beautiful green marble

View of the ruins by the sea

Old and modern columns

The ruins fall in the sea

The old hippodrome

Poor injured robin

Yet another temple!

The old central market

Centre of the marketplace

The marketplace

Roman ship

Temple in front of the theatre

The theatre

In front of the stage

Stage of Leptis Magna theatre

View of the theatre

Wide angle view of the Leptis Magna theatre

Pitcher on a theatre column

Cardo maximus

A genie holding a laurel wrath

Top of the tetraplyon

First and last view of Leptis Magna

    
A nice beach near Leptis Magna

Bird Island

Camels in a pickup car

Typical homes

View of Tripoli's orderly groves

Flat and cultivated northern Libya

    

 

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