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Country : Bahrain

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Photos marked as were added from 1 March 2017.


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Bahrain
Manama
 The Bahrain Gate is the centre of the city of Manama.
Bahrain
Manama
 Man by the Bahrain Gate.
Bahrain
Manama
 Street scene in central Bahrain.
Bahrain
Manama
 The Yateen Mosque in central Manama reflected in a modern glass building.
Bahrain
Manama
 Tobacco seller in central Manama.
Bahrain
Manama
 Decorated doorway in central Bahrain.
Bahrain
Manama
 Close up of the Bahrain World Trade Centre in central Manama.
Bahrain
Manama
 The Sail Monument.
Bahrain
Manama
 The Bahrain Art Centre.
Bahrain
Manama
 View from the Corniche.
Bahrain
Manama
 Family group by the Corniche.
Bahrain
Manama
 The Gold Souk.
Bahrain
Manama
 Modern architecture in the commercial centre of Manama.
Bahrain
Manama
 Sweet shop at night.
Bahrain
Manama
National Museum
 The 1932 Buick that belonged to King Al-Khalifa who died in 1992.
Bahrain
Manama
National Museum
 Gahfya, traditional Bahraini male caps.
Bahrain
Manama
National Museum
 Mixed pearls. Before the discovery of oil, pearl diving was the main source of income for Bahrain.
Bahrain
Manama
National Museum
 Diorama showing village women using date palms for baskets.
Bahrain
Manama
National Museum
 Diorama of a bread maker.
Bahrain
Manama
National Museum
 Ottoman coins minted at Basra between 1574 and 1623.
Bahrain
Manama
National Museum
 A treatise on Islamic inheritance law made in 1433.
Bahrain
Manama
National Museum
 A dictionary dating from the 16th century.
Bahrain
Manama
National Museum
 Bitumen coated beaker from the Sar burial site.
Bahrain
Manama
National Museum
 A seal with bulls with human heads, deities from the Dilman period, 2nd millenium BC.
Bahrain
Manama
National Museum
 "The Coffee Maker" by Yousif Qasim.
Bahrain
Manama
National Museum
 "Man and Woman" by Karim al-Bosta.
Bahrain
Manama
National Museum
 Driving book from 1932.
Bahrain
Manama
National Museum
 Pearling permit issued in 1924.
Bahrain
Muharraq Island
Arad Fort
 Arad Fort was built by the Portuguese in the early 15th century.
Bahrain
Muharraq Island
Arad Fort
 Interior of Arad Fort showing the date palm timbers used in its construction.
Bahrain
Muharraq Island
Arad Fort
 Original cannon at Arad Fort.
Bahrain
Muharraq Island
Seyadi House
 Seyadi Mosque has a simple minaret. Behind is the decorated Seyadi House.
Bahrain
Muharraq Island
Seyadi House
 Latticework decoration of Seyadi House.
Bahrain
Muharraq Island
Seyadi House
 Detail of the decoration of Seyadi House, once the home of a pearl merchant.
Bahrain
Muharraq Island
Sheikh Isa Bin Ali House
 Entrance to the Sheikh Isa Bin Ali House, a restored traditional home.
Bahrain
Muharraq Island
Sheikh Isa Bin Ali House
 The central courtyard dominated by a wind tower. The lower level rooms are used in winter.
Bahrain
Muharraq Island
Sheikh Isa Bin Ali House
 Decorated archways lead to other courtyards and rooms.
Bahrain
Muharraq Island
Sheikh Isa Bin Ali House
 Carved wooden door and decorated stucco archways.
Bahrain
Muharraq Island
Sheikh Isa Bin Ali House
 Detail of an intricately carved wooden door.
Bahrain
Muharraq Island
Sheikh Isa Bin Ali House
 Entrance to a room on the upper level.
Bahrain
Muharraq Island
Sheikh Isa Bin Ali House
 A room on the upper level. These were used in summer.
Bahrain
Muharraq Island
Sheikh Isa Bin Ali House
 One of the smaller side courtyards.
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Bahrain Fort
 Bahrain Fort is the largest in Bahrain and is surrounded by a moat.
Bahrain
Bahrain Fort
 The fort was built by the Portuguese.
Bahrain
Bahrain Fort
 Bahrain Fort dates from the 16th century.
Bahrain
Bahrain Fort
 Arches inside the fort.
Bahrain
Bahrain Fort
 The interior of the fort is at different levels.
Bahrain
Bahrain Fort
 Former barack buildings.
Bahrain
Bahrain Fort
 The fort guards the sea approaches to Bahrain.
Bahrain
Bahrain Fort
 View of Manama from Bahrain Fort.
Bahrain
Bahrain Fort
 Excavations of an old palace dating from 2800 BC at Bahrain Fort.
Bahrain
Bahrain Fort
 The excavated Dilman era palace with a Manama building boom in the distance.
Bahrain
Bahrain Fort
Museum
 Traditional Gulf fishing boat.
Bahrain
Bahrain Fort
Museum
 Bath-tub sarcophagus from the 1st millenium BC.
Bahrain
Bahrain Fort
Museum
 Steles used on graves during the Greek period (330 BC to 630 AD).
Bahrain
Bahrain Fort
Museum
 Greek coins showing Hercules wearing a lion pelt.
Bahrain
Bahrain Fort
 Bahrainis on the beach near Bahrain Fort.
Bahrain
Barbar Temple
 The Barbar Temple dates from the 3rd millenium BC and is dedicated to Enki, the god of wisdom.
Bahrain
Barbar Temple
 The Barbar Temple was later used as a place to worship the undersea springs around the isand.
Bahrain
Sar
 The settlement of Sar dates from the 2nd millenium BC.
Bahrain
Sar
 Roads connect houses at the Dilman settlement of Sar.
Bahrain
Sar
 Burial chambers at Sar. There are over 80,000 burial sites on the island of Bahrain.
Bahrain
Sar
 One of the many burial chambers at Sar.
Bahrain
Sar
 The modern village of Sar.
Bahrain
King Fahd Causeway
 The Bahrain border post with Saudi Arabia on the 26km long causeway linking the two countries.
Bahrain
King Fahd Causeway
 The causeway features a series of humped bridges and was completed in 1986.
Bahrain
King Fahd Causeway
 View to the Saudi border post.

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