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Private Tour: High Road to Taos from Santa Fe
"Heading out of Santa Fe and taking the High Road to Taos the first stop is in the village of Chimayo. After a series of supernatural events word began to spread about the mysterious occurrences there and before long a small church was built where the crucifix was originally found. From that time until now miraculous healings have been reported by countless visitors to that little church and the magical little town by the Santa Cruz River known as Chimayo (chee-my-oh). Now known as the ""Lourdes of the Southwest""
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"Famagusta
FAMAGUSTA TOUR"You will be picked up from your hotel in Famagusta before being transferred across the mountains and Mesaria Plain enjoying the scenery along the way. Then on to St Barnabas Monastery which is now an icon museum in the ancient city of Salamis. Salamis dates back to the 11th century BC and has the largest Roman amphitheater in Cyprus. Next you will visit Othello Castle or Othello’s Tower where Shakespeare was inspired to write his famous play of the same name. It was built in the 14th century by the Lusignans
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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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Drive up into the mountains

Driving up into the mountains is a pleasant experience, and very popular with the locals at the weekends. They take picnics or go to restaurands on Balloran Lake. The mountains are afforested, and...
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Ugarit

Ugarit is an ancient site about 6 km outside Latakia. The site, which is in ruins, covers 27 hectares. The ruins are of a royal fortress, a palace and two main temples, as well as minor buildings.The...
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the blue beach

The beach is at the northern end of Latakia. It is made of shell sand and there are rocks where children like to play.Unfortunately the part we were able to visit was polluted with plastic bottles,...
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Take the trip to Saladin's Castle

Crusader castles sound romantic. But, castles like this one had a defensive purpose, and because of this were built on rocky hills where invaders would be less likely to launch a surprise...
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Castle of Saladin

The Saladin Castle is situated atop a mountain. The access road is steep and winding. Obviously, the original intention of the inhabitants of the castle were to fend off unfriendly forces. The castle...
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sunbathing in luxury

There are some first class (although in need of some refurbishment and maintenance) seafront hotels with rather pricey beach clubs just outside the city centre. It takes about 15 minutes by taxi or...
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Ugarit - Temple of Dagan

The Temple of Dagan was the second most important of the five temples in Ugarit. Although it is smaller then the Temple of Baal and largely overgrown, it is much better preserved, so you can still see...
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Ugarit - Temple of Baal

The Temple of Baal was the most important religious building in Ugarit. It stands on a mound, in the north-west of the Acropolis, overlooking the city. It must once have been a massive temple complex...
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Ugarit - Stone Vessel Building

Most objects found at Ugarit have been removed and taken to various museums. Possibly the most notable exception is the giant stone vase still standing in the corner of the room where it was first...
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Ugarit - House of Rapanou

The most significant building in the residential area is the House of Rapanou. This was a 34-roomed villa, where a great library of clay tablets was discovered. From these we know that the owner of...
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Ugarit - layout of the site

You approach Ugarit, usually on foot, after getting dropped off at the turnoff from the main coastal road, along a quiet country lane. The site is at the end of the road, on your right. There are a...
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Qala'at Salah ad-Din

Qa'la'at Salah ad-Din, also known as Saladin's Castle or Saone, is one of the most impressive castles in the Middle East. T.E. Lawrence said, "I think it is the most sensational thing in castle...
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Ugarit

Ugarit, known in Arabic as Ras Shamra, is one of the most underrated archaeological sites in the Middle East. It was the first port city in the history of the world. There was a town here as far back...
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Statue of Assad

Lattakia was the home city of President Hafez Al-Assad, who ruled Syria for 30 years until his death in June 2000, although he was actually born in the nearby village of Qardaha. There is a grand...
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