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Old City of Sanaa

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Old Sana is Enchanting

I went to Old San'a in April-May 2008 for a wedding. I was able to stay in the home of bride and... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2009
YementravelerOregon
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Oregon
A magical, tasty, exciting step back in time to a staggering old city

I'm not sure i would advise going now, after the rise in militant islamic activity, but anyway... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2009
The_EdVenture
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Croissy-sur-Seine, France
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The old, walled city has been inhabited for more than 2,500 years and contains a wealth of intact architectural gems.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Sanaa, Yemen
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Reviewed 22 November 2009

I went to Old San'a in April-May 2008 for a wedding. I was able to stay in the home of bride and groom near Bab as-Sabah. The house was, of course, the traditional architecture -- masonry with white trim and several stories tall -- with...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2009

I'm not sure i would advise going now, after the rise in militant islamic activity, but anyway otherwise i cannot recommend going to San'aa enough. My (pregnant) wife and I travelled there in June 2009 and it was for me the most amazing capital city...More

6  Thank The_EdVenture
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Spicytropic
31 December 2016|
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Response from Jonathan D | Reviewed this property |
No. Unfortunately, most of Yemen is not safe for travel at this time :-(
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