6 Of The World’s Oldest Cities

6 Of The World’s Oldest Cities

#3 Byblos, Lebanon

Byblos, a port city on the coast of the Mediterranean, has been continuously inhabited since at least 5,000 B.C. According to Ancient History Encyclopedia, papyrus was one of the city’s main trade items in ancient times, and because of that, the Greeks took the name of the city as their word for book.

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