Byblos

byblos fossils

Byblos Fossils

“I am a small Phoenician fisherman fishing for fossils in Byblos,” says Pierre Abi Saad, as he carefully strikes the edges of a piece of limestone with a hammer and a chisel. Like his grandfather, Joseph Abi Sa...
byblos old souks

Strolling in Byblos old souks

In the southeast section of the historic city, near the entrance of the archaeological site, is a small square built by Emir Youssef Chehab in the 18th century. The Mosque of the Sultan Abdul Majid and the Sayd...