Libya Tourist Traps

  • Mistake in date
    Mistake in date
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    Paddling
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  • Beer - but not as we know it
    Beer - but not as we know it
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Libya Tourist Traps

  • The house of Jason Magnus in Cyrene

    It is in fact a mistake in date. The period mentioned on the marble block is AC 2. It should be BC 2. Jason Magnus was a priest of the Apollo sanctuary. His house in Cyrene shows his richness, nice mosaic floors showing labyrinths in black and white

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  • Toilets

    Public toilets are almost non existent, and when you do find one, it may be less than savoury. Your best bet is to use tourist hotel facilities or restaurants. Even bush toilets are better than this!

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  • Enjoying a cold beer

    Libya is a dry country, and that means no alcohol. I really enjoy having a cold beer at the end of a hard day's sightseeing before going to dinner, but I had to make do with this non-alcoholic beer. It just isn't the same!

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  • BenghaziLibya's second...

    Benghazi Libya's second largest city is an important commercial and administrative centre and serves as Eastern Libya's main port. It supports some small industry, mostly food processing and packaging. The modern city has little visual charm, as most of its older monuments have been destroyed, some during World War II and many others in the course...

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  • Although walking is generally...

    Although walking is generally safer than the centres of London or Manchester, watch out for men claiming to be with 'the secuirty services' asking how much foreigh currency you have and whether you declared it officially on entering the country. You could find yourself being conned into parting with it!

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  • Corinthia Bab Africa Hotel

    When our KLM flight was cancelled on 21 Feb 2011 we were put in the Corinthia Bab Africa Hotel, and...

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  • Awal Hotel

    Meseera El Kubra Street, Off Omar El Mokhtar Street, Tripoli, 10000, Libya

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Radisson Blu Hotel, Tripoli

    Al Fatah Street - The Corniche, Tripoli, Libya

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 5 out of 5 stars

  • Attawfeek Hotel

    Aldhra qes ben sada Street, behind Jahomrya Bank, Tripoli, Libya

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Al Waddan Hotel

    Dahra, Tripoli, 2309, Libya

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 5 out of 5 stars

  • Thobacts Hotel

    424 Omar Al Mokhtar Street, Tripoli, Libya

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Four Seasons Hotel

    Omar El Mokhtar Street, Tripoli, Libya

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Couples

  • Four Seasons 2

    The Four Seasons Hotel opened in 2006. I guess you'd call it a boutique hotel. It is small, but the...

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  • Four Points by Sheraton Tripoli

    Hi Elandalous, Tripoli, Libya

    Satisfaction: Terrible

    Good for: Business

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