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excel.lent

I only visited it from the outside, it is very beautiful, and the explanations of the guide very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
agusticassa
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Girona, Spain
Assarai al-Hamra

The castle is an old building since ancient times, and you will fall in love with it, provided that... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Jamal A
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Tripoli, Libya
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3 weeks ago
“excel.lent”
Aug 6, 2018
“Assarai al-Hamra”
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Now open for public viewing, this ancient government palace is meticulously preserved nearly intact.
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Off Green Square, Tripoli, Libya
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I only visited it from the outside, it is very beautiful, and the explanations of the guide very curious. It is a must.

Thank agusticassa
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The castle is an old building since ancient times, and you will fall in love with it, provided that you know its time-line historical background, and get the facts right. The proper nomenclature of the castle in Arabic is Assarai al-Hamra, (not Assai al-Hamra as...More

Thank Jamal A
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

I loved going there and it was a beautiful place full of history. Luckily most locals know some background history of the place and it was great to know how many civilizations when into the city. Its to sad that Libya is still not supporting...More

Thank Mohamed E
Reviewed February 14, 2018

Quite charming and full of history... it's nice to see the sun go down and the lights come up right afterwards.

Thank Aanchal K
Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

The red castle was an awesome icing on the cake. Shame it isn’t kept in better shape and cleaned as it would absolutely be gleaming with all of the marble. There is a lot of talk about the economy and I know it to be...More

Thank MamaBossi
Reviewed May 23, 2017

this is on of the best place you can visit in Tripoli Libya old one you see many things inside the if you visit Tripoli do not forget to come and see this place

Thank Samehliverpool65
Reviewed January 22, 2017

Al-Saraya located in the heart of Tripoli ,great location ,It's old castle representing history of 3000 years an area (1300 m) it's the most important in Tripoli landmarks,many historic things and statues from different cultures (Phoenician -romanah - Greek - Islamic....) and there is a...More

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Reviewed November 19, 2016 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

Thank boje86
Reviewed September 17, 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

Thank mymson
Reviewed February 27, 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.

Thank HishamR73
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