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El-Jem



El-Jem
Introduction

1. Inside amphitheatre

2. Inside the colonnade

3. Dungeons

4. Tiny tourists

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EL JEM/THYSDRUS
Dungeons
El Jem, Tunisia


El Jem, Tunisia

El Jem, Tunisia


Underneath the arena run two passageways. This was the place where animals, prisoners and gladiators were kept, just until the moment when they were brought up into the bright daylight to perform what was in most cases the last show of their lives.




By Tore Kjeilen