Thursday, June 25, 2009

Volubis--Ancient Roman Settlement

Important in Roman Times, too!

Fish Mosaic

Always Drama...

Triumphal Arch

The Centerpiece

We explored the ancient Roman Ruins in Volubis which was a principal city through the 3rd century. (It was destroyed by an earthquake in the 4th century). Prior to the Roman habitation (replete with mosaics and baths) it had been a Carthaginian settlement.

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