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Jun 5, 2008 - Benghazi to Tripoli or nearly!

Benghazi and Beyond! We arrived outside the port of Benghazi about 5pm and Lars radioed the harbour master and after a while a tug came out to escort us in. Quite a large harbour with about two ships and very little activity. The local people were very friendly and tried hard to be helpful. Then several different officials came on board, as well as the shipping agent and the tour guide to clear us into Libya and to give us visas. The first thing they did was ask if we had any liquor on board. We did have some so that was all put in one...

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Aug 26, 2007 - Bengazi

He llegado a esta ciudad después de un largo viaje de 10 horas por la costa aunque en varias porciones se reconocía el Sahara. Estoy perdido en esta ciudad ya que no hay mapa en la guía. Sólo dormiré aquí; no puedo acercarme más al sitio de las ruinas de Cirene. Se puede decir sin embargo que Bengazi está en el sitio de la antigua ciudad griega Berenice, que junto con Apolonia y Cirene (y otras 2) formaron la Pentápolis o Cirenaica.

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