Siwa in Medieval Trade Route Networks
Medieval Trade Route Networks:
The site reports the commercial traffic in the world known during the Middle Ages (11th -12th century) updated according to the latest studies. As you can see, the Siwa oasis is one of the important nodes of North Africa traffic, like other important cities, and the commercial route is classified as "Major".
This testifies that even during this period the Oasis has represented an important crossroads of trade as it had been during antiquity.