Palmyra Tourist Traps

  • Bedouin with his camels
    Bedouin with his camels
    by siaki68
  • one of the camels
    one of the camels
    by call_me_rhia

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    Riding a Bedouin horse.

    by siaki68 Updated Aug 22, 2006

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    Bedouin with his camels

    Just don’t do it, except if you’re really good at horse riding. The Bedouin’s will tell you that their horses are calm, easy going and friendly, in order to persuade you pay for a horse ride. Don’t believe them, this is just another Palmyrian plot; the horses are trained to obey only their masters, and it is very difficult for any other person to control them.

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    camel rides

    by call_me_rhia Written Jan 8, 2003

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    one of the camels

    You will find them in front of the main archaeological sights.. friendly men offering camel rides... prices are not too high but...
    1) camels stink
    2) they are no fun

    Unique Suggestions: wash ur clothes right after the ride, or you'll never get rid of the smell

    Fun Alternatives: the alternative is turning down the camel ride. I pretended to be allergic to hairy animals... it kinda worked

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