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Ghadames, Libya’s ‘pearl of the desert’

Ghadames is one of the oldest pre-Saharan settlement.

Ghadames is an oasis settlement found in a district called Nalut. It is located in the northwestern part of Libya. The people of Ghadames speak a Berber language called Ghadamès. The beautiful architecture is made of palm tree trunks, lime and mud.

Photo: George Steinmetz
Photo: George Steinmetz
Photo: Wikimedia Commons
Photo: Wikimedia Commons
Photo: Mike Gadd
Photo: Mike Gadd
Photo: George Steinmetz
Photo: George Steinmetz
Photo: Mike Gadd
Photo: Mike Gadd
Photo: George Steinmertz
Photo: George Steinmertz
Photo: George Steinmertz
Photo: George Steinmertz
Photo: George Steinmertz
Photo: George Steinmertz
Photo: George Steinmertz
Photo: George Steinmertz
Photo: Mike Gadd
Photo: Mike Gadd
Photo: George Steinmetz
Photo: George Steinmetz
Photo: George Steinmertz
Photo: George Steinmertz
Photo: Mike Gadd
Photo: Mike Gadd

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