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Tel Shikmona, Haifa

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Tel Shikmona (Šiqmônah, Hebrew: תל שִׁקְמוֹנָה, Tell as-Samakh), also spelt Sycamine, is an ancient tell (mound) situated near the sea coast on the modern city of Haifa, Israel, just south of the Israeli National Institute of Oceanography.
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  • On a beautiful beach in Haifa we found this incredible archeological site. It had been recommended to us by Guy and Yaniv from Pina Balev, where we always stay when we come to explore the beautiful...  more »
  • The Tel Shikmona site could be - and probably often is - easily overlooked by Haifa residents & visitors alike. The history of this original location of settlement along that stretch of the...  more »
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  • Very interesting site. No information at the site but we searched online. Open questions many, history not very clear, you can imagine some. Beautiful and untouched mosaic in south-eastern corner of the site.
  • Very interesting archeological site. Visible ruins are Bizantine, floor mosaics, ornaments, some writings, even baths(?)
  • I was there for a beach clean-up. Really beautiful place!
  • Ancient city in the middle of Haifa. Travel between remains of the ancient port. Touch the Ages
  • Awesome

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