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Museums of Beirut Day Tour
"Enjoy a fascinating introduction to Lebanon's vibrant history. The National Museum of Beirut holds countless treasures through which you will witness the living proof to the country's rich heritage. Mim gets its name from the 24th letter of the Arab precisely because it is the first letter of the Arabic words for museum minerals and mines. The museum exhibits more than 1400 minerals representing around 300 different species from over 61 countries. Then we will head to Lebanon’s central bank Museum where you will know more about the central bank’s roles and responsibilities in keeping the stability of the Lebanese economy and financial system.The last destination is a walk in Hamra streets where we will encounter shops restaurants
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Small Group Tour to Biblical Highlights of the Galilee from Jerusalem
"After you have been picked up from your hotel in Jerusalem drive to Tel-Aviv to start your exciting full day tour to the north visiting Nazareth and the Sea of Galilee. You will then be driven along the coast to visit the city of Nazareth where Jesus spent his childhood. Proceed to Tiberias and visit the history and the Jordan River. It is here that Jesus is said to have been baptized. Before ending your day and returning to point of departure you will stop to visit the famous baptismal site at Yardenit. Having followed in the footsteps of Christ you will be returned to the point of departure.""""Enjoy a fascinating full day trip to Israel's biblical highlights of the north visiting the town where Jesus spent his childhood
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Hot Air Balloon Flight Including Champagne Gourmet Breakfast and Souvenirs
"Travel the winds with this bestseller package. Imagine morning breeze caressing your face while standing in a field in a beautiful valley the first rays of the morning sun through the trees and you standing in front of a giant hot air balloon high in the air! Ready to take you on a journey with the winds you are invited into the balloons basket.You will be instructed to meet the team at the 'take off' location. First of all you will see the city of Nazareth mount. Gilboa the kingdom of Jordan and much more. After the amazing flight you will enjoy the opening ceremony of a traditional bottle of champagne after landing. You will then have a picnic in nature with rich and luxurious breakfast with a unique menu in the landin
From $225.00

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Cham city centre

Cham City Center The perfect place to relax with your family and friends ,Cham City Center . It has plenty to offer you- a choice of over 100 superb shops, restaurants, fast food outlets, a children’s...
Robin020
Feb 11, 2012

Damascus boulevard

Damascus BoulevardDamascus Boulevard, situated near the Four Seasons Hotel is preparing to roll out the Red Carpet for Damascus.This development is a joint venture between SSTI, Khorafi (Kuwait), The...
Robin020
Feb 11, 2012

Damasquino shopping mall

Damasquino Mall was opened in 2009,devided in 70 shopping units in 7 flours.There are all you can find form cloth to furniture to food to electronics ..Opening hours :shops from 11am till 11pm cafes...
Robin020
Feb 11, 2012

Kahwagi carpentry studio

Yasser Kahwagi is a great artist and a top carpenter. His studio is next to Al Mamluka Hotel in Bab Tuma. The Studio stands in the courtyard of an old Damascus house and you can not see the great beds...
aidadalati
Apr 04, 2011

Aleppo soap

The main constituents of Aleppo soap are olive oil and laurel Oil. Handmade with no chemical. Sounds very good for skin. Actually it is. Once you use this soap you will feel your skin get smooth and...
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natsusu
Jun 18, 2010

at the Tekea

The shops at the handicraft market inside the Tekea courtyard are local work. There are objects made of glass, porcelain, silver, wooden boxes inlaid with mother-of-pearl, clothes and scarves, in fact...
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uglyscot
May 30, 2010
 
 
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Shopping opportunities in Damascus are endless. The souks are almost seductive in a way, it is difficult not to buy, buy, and buy.The souks are not as clearly organised compared to Aleppo, but there...
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PierreZA
Apr 16, 2010

Villa Moda

Located on Midhat Pasha Street (Via Recta) in Old Damascus, Villa Moda has transformed an old khan (caravanserai) into this exquisite boutique of the highest end of European fashions. Villa Moda is a...
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MM212
Feb 19, 2010

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Al-Qaimariya Street runs east towards the Christian Quarter from the ruins of the Roman Gate just east of the Omayyad Mosque. It is a charming street, paved with cobblestones and contains numerous...
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MM212
Feb 19, 2010

The Boulevard

Adjacent to the Four Seasons, the Boulevard is one of many new luxury shopping centres sprouting all over Damascus. No spices or traditional products are sold here, only Western fashion, shoes and...
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MM212
Feb 19, 2010

TONY STEPHAN

Dear friendGood day from DamascusI called Tony Stephan Shop in Damascus & talked to the manager, he told me that they don't have e-mail so, all what i can do is to post you there adress with Tel...
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Aihamsafieh
Oct 01, 2009

From the street vendors.

Being from the north of europe i am not used to fresh almonds and especially not in the huge quantities you see them in Syria.They can be bought from street vendors around Damascus, especially from...
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cachaseiro
Apr 20, 2009

Pluto photo services center.

I have used pluto photo a few times in Damascus and they have a very good service and ok prices.I have copied a few things on to cd's at their place and bought some camera stuff there and it has...
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cachaseiro
Apr 19, 2009

buy sweets.

The arabs love sweets more than anyone.Mabye it´s because of the lack of alcohol that they have taken to sweets that much, but Damascus is certainly a feast for sweet lovers.It almost seem like every...
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cachaseiro
Oct 27, 2008

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Top Things to Do in Damascus

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Omayyad Mosque

The Omayyad Mosque, which I saw it in 2011 when we started our middle east trip was so beautiful. It was built by Abdulmelik bin Merwan who is the fifth calif of umayyad dynasty. ?t is rumoured that...
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Souk El-Hamidiyeh

I don't suppose many of us will ever get the chance to wander around Damascus in the near future but if things cool down their it is certainly worth wandering around the souks. I could not resist the...
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National Museum

While Roman and Greek art was highly developed in the realms of figurative sculpture and pottery, some of the best examples of the highly-developed artistic traditions of these two cultures can be...
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Azem Palace

Azm Palace is one of the grand old houses that can be found in the Old City of Damascus. It was built in 1750 and served as the house of Asad Pasha Azm, then Ottoman governor of the city. Today, the...
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Christian Quarter

Only about 10% of Syrians might be Christians, but the long and enduring presence of the faith in the country has led to no small division of sects among the believers. Schism after schism has created...
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Hejaz Railway Station

Rail travel may not been quite as well established in the Middle East as it is in Europe, but it’s not for lack of trying. During the Ottoman period, and again under British and French Mandates,...
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