Archeology

Archeology

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Roman Berytus was one of the most lavish cities in the empire, featuring a massive chariot race track and theatre complex where 1,400 gladiators...

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The picturesque coastal town of Byblos is known largely for two things: ancient ruins and overpriced beach resorts. Like much of the 220 kilometer...

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There has been an ongoing dig for quite some time at the beginning of Gouraud Street--the main street in Gemmayze--just across the street from...

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I recently got a better look at the ruins discovered at the "Saifi Plaza" project, which I have been blogging about lately. There seems...

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Many readers of this blog will remember when I was physically assaulted by site staff at the excavation for the $300 million District S...

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Soon after posting about the ruins discovered at the Saifi Plaza excavation, an activist got in touch over a Facebook thread and shared a...

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There appears to be nothing left of a major downtown Beirut excavation that took place here a month ago. Compare the photo above to...

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It's not been easy to post about Beirut with all the carnage happening in Gaza. But that doesn't mean Lebanese developers have paused their...

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Credit: Rayya HaddadCredit: Rayya HaddadEarlier this summer I posted pictures taken by my photographer friend Rayya Haddad of the extensive ruins discovered near the...

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I was lucky enough to pass by the Saifi dig (above) today when the gate was briefly open. Notice the huge amount of blue...