Cultural Site

Archaeological Site of Cyrene

A colony of the Greeks of Thera, Cyrene was one of the principal cities in the Hellenic world. It was Romanized and remained a great capital until the..

Cultural Site

Archaeological Site of Leptis Magna

Leptis Magna was enlarged and embellished by Septimius Severus, who was born there and later became emperor. It was one of the most beautiful cities o..

Cultural Site

Archaeological Site of Sabratha

A Phoenician trading-post that served as an outlet for the products of the African hinterland, Sabratha was part of the short-lived Numidian Kingdom o..

Cultural Site

Old Town of Ghadames

Ghadams, known as the pearl of the desert, stands in an oasis. It is one of the oldest pre-Saharan cities and an outstanding example of a traditional ..

Cultural Site

Rock-Art Sites of Tadrart Acacus

On the borders of Tassili NAjjer in Algeria, also a World Heritage site, this rocky massif has thousands of cave paintings in very different styles, d..