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Talia in the region of Baalbek-Hermel is a place located in Lebanon - some 35 mi (or 56 km) East of Beirut, the country's capital.

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Local time in Talia is now 05:59 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Beirut" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Sirghaya, Damascus, Amman, Tyre or Adana. When in this area, you might want to check out Talia, Serraain et Tahta, Serraain el Faouqa, Sahm et Taoube, Mazraat Beit Taqch and El Hadet as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

8°C / 47 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature -7°C / 20 °F
Evening Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Night Temperature -5°C / 24 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 893.7 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 24th of January 2019
Moderate rain, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 9°C (49 °F)
Night: 6°C (42 °F)
Friday, 25th of January 2019
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 6°C (42 °F)
Night: 2°C (35 °F)
Saturday, 26th of January 2019
Moderate rain, calm, clear sky.
Moderate rain Day: 6°C (42 °F)
Night: -0°C (31 °F)



01:46 min ( June 23, 2010 by mikekallas2)
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The Baalbek platform from the orchard behind the temple complex. Biggest stones ever used by man in construction

Baalbeck Lebanon

05:02 min ( September 18, 2007 by suurt)
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Temples of Baalbeck Lebanon. Heliopolis-city of the sun

Libanon: Baalbek

06:53 min ( March 22, 2010 by Lars Hoffmann)
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In der Ausgrabungsstätte von Baalbek hat man den größten römischen Einzeltempel gefunden. Im Jupitertempel wurden drei der vier größten je verbauten Steine weltweit gefunden. Klar, dass das Ruin...

By houza chalhoub

01:09 min ( August 14, 2008 by Alain Honda)
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By houza chalhoub www.hamzachalhoub.multiply.com

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Interesting facts about this location

Douris, Lebanon

Douris is a village located approximately 3 km . southwest of Baalbek in the Bekaa Valley, Lebanon. It is the site of a necropolis from the late Roman Imperial period that is currently undergoing archaeological investigation. Another archaeological site which is not on the tell near the village exists 1 km southwest of Douris at the north of a vineyard that can be reached via a track from the road to Baalbek.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.93, 36.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Lebanon, Baalbek District, Fertile Crescent, Heavy Neolithic sites, Neolithic settlements, Populated places in the Beqaa Governorate, Shepherd Neolithic sites


Wavel is a Palestinian refugee camp near the city of Baalbeck in Lebanon. It was originally French army barracks, but in 1948 refugees from the Palestine war found shelter there. In 1952, UNRWA took over responsibility for providing services in the camp. As of 2003, there are 7,553 registered refugees in the camp. In 2009 there were approximately 3000 refugees within the camp and a similar number living outside the camp.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.93, 36.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon, Populated places established in 1948

Baalbek District

Baalbek District is an administrative district in the Beqaa Governorate of the Republic of Lebanon, having Baalbek as its capital. It is by far the largest district in the country comprising a total of 2319 km2. Major towns of the district are Hallanieh, Tamnine, shmestar, Douris, Jdeide, and Kasarnaba.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.93, 36.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Baalbek District, Districts of Lebanon

Temple of Bacchus

The Temple of Bacchus was one of the three main temples at a large complex in classical antiquity, at Baalbek in Lebanon. The temple was dedicated to Bacchus (also known as Dionysus), the Roman god of wine, but was traditionally referred to by Neoclassical visitors as the "Temple of the Sun". It is considered one of the best preserved Roman temples in the world. It is larger than the Parthenon in Greece, though much less famous.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.93, 36.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:2nd-century architecture, Ancient Roman temples, Roman sites in Lebanon, Temples of Dionysus, Tourism in Lebanon, Visitor attractions in Lebanon

Rayak (Riyaq)

Riyaq, also Rayak, is a Lebanese town in the Beqaa Mohafazat (Governorate), near the city of Zahlé. It has one military airport, an old train station on the former line from Beirut to Damascus, and a hospital. Riyaq Air Base was bombed by the Israeli Air Force during the 2006 Lebanon War. The landing strip was severely damaged as a result.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.93, 36.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Lebanon, Beqaa Valley, Fertile Crescent, Great Rift Valley, Heavy Neolithic sites, Populated places in the Beqaa Governorate, Shepherd Neolithic sites

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