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Tyre City Tour from Beirut Visit Tyre, a UNESCO World Heritage Site to see archaeological ruins, see the Souk of Tyre, the two towers and then relax on the beach.Be picked up from your hotel in Beirut to visit Tyre, south of Sidon, that was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979, and it has some of the world’s most fascinating archaeological ruins, mostly from Roman times, but also from the Phoenician, Greek, and Byzantine eras. See the Souk of Tyre is a beautiful area ...

This public park in Lima was created in the middle of the the city, and incorporates recycled tires for planters and a children’s playground. A few rolling hills and grass-cushioned benches complete Lima’s urban public garden.


This pictorial how to from the Jersey City List shows how to make the cuts and turn the tire inside out to create the planter.  If you have leftover rims, you can use that as a pedestal base for your planter and you can paint them to what ever style or color suits your garden.


مدينة صور عام ١٩٣٦ - منطقة البوابة - tyre city in south Lebanon - 1936

The great naval battle of Salamis was fought between the Greeks and Persians in 480 BCE in the narrow strait between Salamis and Attica. The Phoenicians made up an important part of the Persian navy. King Xerxes I of Persia had with him three loyal kings from the Phoenicians city-states: King Eshmunazar II of Sidon, son of high priestess of Astarte; King Mattan IV of Tyre, son of Hiram; and King Maharbaal of Arvad.


Tyre (South Lebanon) an ancient Phoenician city and the legendary birthplace of Europa and Elissa (Dido). The city has a number of ancient sites, including its Roman Hippodrome which was added to UNESCO's list of World Heritage Sites in 1979.