We walked through the centre of Diocletian’s Palace, which is the middle of the old city of Split where all the most important historical buildings of the city are to be found. The Palace is important as a historical monument because it has survived pretty much intact and is remarkable for the diversity of its buildings, which include an octagonal domed mausoleum, a rectangular Temple of Jupiter, a cruciform lower level of the Vestibule, and circular temples to Cybele and Venus.
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Blog NewsThere are 54 countries in Africa and the blog has had visits from 40 with the latest new addition of Benin, the former French colony in West Africa. I need 14 more - it's a bit like the 'Scramble For Africa'.
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