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Diriyah, Saudi Arabia. Al-Diriyah is located on the northwestern outskirts of the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Diriyah was the original home of the Saudi royal family, and served as the capital of the first Saudi dynasty from 1744 to 1818.

Al-Diriyah is located on the northwestern outskirts of the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Diriyah was the original home of the Saudi royal family, and served as the capital of the first Saudi dynasty from 1744 to

Al-Diriyah also spelled Ad-Dir'iyah, Ad-Dar'iyah or Dir'aiyah) is a town in Saudi Arabia located on the northwestern outskirts of the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Diriyah was the original home of the Saudi royal family, and served as the capital of the first Saudi dynasty from 1744 to 1818. Today, the town is the seat of the Diriyah Governorate, which also includes the villages of Uyayna, Jubayla, and Al-Ammariyyah, among others, and is part of Ar Riyad Province.

Al-Diriyah Wall by Saud Alrshiad on

Ruins outside of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia...I hope Tony gets the job and takes me with him!

Ruins outside of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.I hope Tony gets the job and takes me with him!

Diriyah, Saudi Arabia

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Najran old town - Saudi Arabia | Like in many places in KSA, there is still an old town close or inside the modern town. For travelers like me, those places are far more interesting then the modern ones. In Najran, theold town is now becoming just ruins, and every year the rains destroy it more and more... Those men were playing football in the old big square. © Eric Lafforgue www.ericlafforgue.com

Al Diriyah, the original home of the Saudi Royal family, a few kilometres outside of Riyadh (the biggest sand castles I've seen!)

Al Diriyah, the original home of the Saudi Royal family, a few kilometres outside of Riyadh (the biggest sand castles I've seen!

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Guide To The Edge Of The World in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

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The chronicles of al Diriyah

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Ruins of old Diriyah, near Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Jesus, may you rebuild the cities of Saudi Arabia on your name & Your good News as the foundation that endures. - Ruins of old Diriyah, near Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

lived here 1977 to 1979

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Diriyah - old city near Riyadh Stock Photos

Before the destruction of the city Diriyah was the capital of Saudi Arabia from 1744 to Many of the ruins that were left behind after the Egyptian siege in 1818 are still present in Diriyah today and have become a tourist attraction.

Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque. Riyadh Saudi Arabia

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