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Tripoli's Red Castle (Assai al-Hamra)

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Address: Off Green Square, Tripoli, Libya
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Now open for public viewing, this ancient government palace is meticulously...

Now open for public viewing, this ancient government palace is meticulously preserved nearly intact.

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Traditional life

You can find gold Market and traditional market there, It's near the old city, were u can find everything about old Tripolis

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Tripoli, Libya
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Tripoli, Libya
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can find gold Market and traditional market there, It's near the old city, were u can find everything about old Tripolis

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Tripoli, Libya
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

My city what can i say about my city lovely air in all seasons it open wide it's warm hospitality nice people clean streets lovely beaches wherever you go you find it lovely but now i can't understand what's going on

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Thank mymson
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

It is old castle representing history of 3000 years old city named Tripoli. Containing museum in which many historic things and statues from different cultures that governed Tripoli.

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Thank Hisham A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

Al-Saraya al-Hamra located in the heart of the city of Tripoli and an area (1300 m 2) ,, is one of the most important Tripoli landmarks, and there is a modern museum inside the old Saraya building, and when you visit the museum will be have an idea of all the civilizations that passed by Libya (Phoenician -romanah - Greek... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

A beautiful sight to behold! Such a gorgeous building and very well preserved! Visited it every year before the revolution! Well worth a visit and dates back generations in my family back to my great grandparents! The archway used to be the full width of the roads before Gaddafi's day then it was blocked off! It used to be host... More 

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Tripoli, Libya
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

will >> there's no such a words can describe this castle it's old but in the middle of the heart of city front of sea and it's tells a history of Tripoli and i can't get enough of looking at it

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Tripoli, Tarabulus, Libya
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

Extent location to walk and to see the market of the old city, and the Museum of the red castle and the shops and restaurant is all around . i recommend to guide by Libyan to get you to all great and nice restaurant .

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2014

Unfortunately it was closed for visitors but the surroundings and the light in the evening are of special value. This is the place where Ghaddafi made his very last appearance.

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2012

Good walk and you can visit the old city... This is where the revolution has some memories....

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