Sites that were part of the Phoenician cultural empire or trading world.
|Carthage||Founded by the Phoenicians|
|Caves of Maresha and Bet Guvrin||Phoenician presence (AB ev)|
|Crac des Chevaliers||Qal'at Salah El-Din|
|Delos||"The House of the Dolphins is similarly named from its atrium mosaic, where erotes ride dolphins; its Phoenician owner commissioned a floor mosaic of Tanit in his vestibule." (wiki)|
|Ibiza||Port founded by Phoenician settlers in 654 BC|
|Kasbah of Algiers||Phoenician commercial outpost|
|Kerkuane||Important Phoenician city-state|
|Leptis Magna||Founded by Phoenician colonists ca. 1100 BC|
|Medina of Sousse||Founded by the Phoenicians|
|Sabratha||Founded as a Phoenician trading-post ca. 500 BC|
|Tipasa||Founded by the Phoenicians|
Do you know of another WHS we could connect to Phoenician world?
A connection should:
- Not be "self evident"
- Link at least 3 different sites
- Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
- Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
- Be explained, with reference to a source