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Sidon

Sidon is a coastal city on the Mediterranean and one of the oldest inhabited places in the world.
Sidon had many conquerors: Assyrians, Babylonians, Egyptians, Greeks, and finally Romans. Herod the Great visited Sidon. Both Jesus and Saint Paul are said to have visited it too . The city was eventually conquered by the Arabs and then by the Ottoman Turks.
The Castle de la Mer was built by the Crusaders in the 12th Century.

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