The Lawrence of Arabia oasis, where parts of the 1962 film were shot, in the Tabernas Desert, a semi-desert in the Tabernas basin in Almeria, Andalusia, Southern Spain. The area has very low rainfall and is characterised by eroded sandstone badlands and areas of scrubland. Its 280km2 is protected as a wilderness area. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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The Lawrence of Arabia oasis, where parts of the 1962 film were shot, in the Tabernas Desert, a semi-desert in the Tabernas basin in Almeria, Andalusia, Southern Spain. The area has very low rainfall and is characterised by eroded sandstone badlands and areas of scrubland. Its 280km2 is protected as a wilderness area. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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