We climb the steps to the propylaea (entrance) of the Jupiter Temple when claps of thunder roll down the valley echoing between the two mountain ranges, and the rain starts bucketing down. Lebanon boasts 300 days of sunshine a year, but today . . . Ali, our driver heads for the markets and returns with the necessary umbrellas, and . . . . the rain stops!
History of the Roman ruins of Baalbeck (borrowed) - Click on plus sign once to read
PICASA WEB ALBUM
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