Ghadames, Libya.
Kasim Abdu Salaam Habib, 39, opens his lovingly decorated 600-year-old home to foreign tourists in Ghadames. The house needs repairs, and visitors are scarce these days. But Habib is optimistic. “I want to see Libya as a democracy,” he says.
Photo by George Steinmetz
"For decades Libyans lived under a dictator who twisted their past. Now they must imagine their future." - New Old Libya, published in February 2013 issue of National Geographic.
(via leastofthese)

Ghadames, Libya.

Kasim Abdu Salaam Habib, 39, opens his lovingly decorated 600-year-old home to foreign tourists in Ghadames. The house needs repairs, and visitors are scarce these days. But Habib is optimistic. “I want to see Libya as a democracy,” he says.

Photo by George Steinmetz

"For decades Libyans lived under a dictator who twisted their past. Now they must imagine their future." - New Old Libya, published in February 2013 issue of National Geographic.

(via leastofthese)

  1. junejett reblogged this from reportagebygettyimages
  2. patopatoganzounicornio reblogged this from leastofthese
  3. sibylgray reblogged this from leastofthese
  4. au-laska reblogged this from effasharkey
  5. effasharkey reblogged this from peacheur
  6. retroposhbling reblogged this from fotojournalismus
  7. awesomesplendor reblogged this from biscodeja-vu
  8. lets-break-the-rules reblogged this from amyfarl
  9. muninjali reblogged this from amyfarl
  10. amyfarl reblogged this from peacheur
  11. postscriptforfinales reblogged this from speranzayaamal
  12. untitled-a-s reblogged this from leastofthese
  13. omgitsdana reblogged this from reportagebygettyimages
  14. purplemartian reblogged this from dancingwithdiversity
  15. howlyhowls reblogged this from windandsails and added:
    ideal room
  16. windandsails reblogged this from orkideh84
  17. fairywoodchild reblogged this from woodland-creature
  18. woodland-creature reblogged this from dancingwithdiversity
  19. orkideh84 reblogged this from dancingwithdiversity
  20. lay-lee reblogged this from dancingwithdiversity
  21. dancingwithdiversity reblogged this from stumblandfall
  22. marchingofthe8th reblogged this from nile-lotus
  23. naaze reblogged this from sab-r
  24. janhoekkoek reblogged this from leastofthese
  25. thelanguorofyouth reblogged this from phil0kalia
  26. bad5ish reblogged this from biscodeja-vu
  27. bechahns reblogged this from briandanielwolf
  28. briandanielwolf reblogged this from stufftodraw
  29. fishpastegrandpa reblogged this from buildingsandstuffiguess
  30. buildingsandstuffiguess reblogged this from stufftodraw
  31. w-w-c-j-h-d reblogged this from aureuspiscis
  32. spacepagen reblogged this from stufftodraw
  33. roublards reblogged this from stufftodraw
  34. stufftodraw reblogged this from emir-dynamite