Baalbek is a town in the Beqaa Valley of Lebanon, and during Roman rule, was called Heliopolis. The history of settlement in the area of Baalbeck dates back about years. Pictured is part of the Great Court of Baalbeck temple complex.
Stone of the Pregnant Woman - The BaalBek Block - A huge block, considered the largest hewn stone in the world, still sits where it was cut almost years ago. (Some say years ago) Called the "Stone of the Pregnant Woman", it weighs an estimated tons.