Photograph of the week: Temple of Jupiter, Baalbek, Lebanon

 

Did you know that Lebanon has some of the best preserved Roman ruins in the Middle East? The ancient city of Heliopolis, now known as Baalbek, was a place of worship of Venus, Jupiter, and Bacchus. This shot features the six remaining columns of the Temple of Jupiter.

Temple of Jupiter

Thank you to Nick Kembel of Nick Kembel Spiritual Travel & Photography for permission to reproduce the image.

If you have a really special photograph you would like to share with  A Luxury Travel Blog‘s readers, please contact us.

Comments (0)

Trackback URL | Comments RSS Feed

Comments are closed.

 
 
10 of the best places to stay in North America this Spring10 of the best places to stay in North America this Spring : As the ground thaws and flowers blossom, there's never been a better t...
10 of the best places to stay in Europe this Spring10 of the best places to stay in Europe this Spring : Why wait until Summer to get away this year? The Spring can be the per...
Searching for paradise in the Garden of EdenSearching for paradise in the Garden of Eden : The first difficulty you encounter when planning to visit the Seychell...