Palmyra Palmyra, Syria

Pillars and tower tombs Palmyra
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Palmyra was once a great and powerful Roman city, as its impressive ruins attest. Substantial ruins of temples to Bel and Baal can be seen here, as well as towers tombs and a castle.

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Names
Palmyra
Tadmor ("Palm Tree")
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Coordinates
34.554259° N, 38.266175° E

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Palmyra (Palmyra, Syria)
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Holly Hayes
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March 21, 2015