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Inside Background
As one of the oldest cities in the world, possibly the oldest city Damascus is...
Last edited: 19 August 2016
Crime is not a major concern in Syria. The country is very law abiding and the...
Last edited: 13 February 2011
The capital city of modern Syria has withstood the trials of time, turned back...
Last edited: 01 August 2006
Those planning a trip to Syria should know that the nation is generally safe...
Last edited: 08 October 2009
Located in the Middle East many visitors might just think Damascus is a place...
Last edited: 01 August 2006
Inside Transportation
While there are ways to reach Syria by ground, and you can drive from Lebanon...
Last edited: 08 October 2009
Walking in the old city is probably the best way to see the sights. This...
Last edited: 01 August 2006
Rental cars are available throughout the city of Damascus as well as at the...
Last edited: 22 June 2010
Inside Things to Do
The northern city of Aleppo is the second largest in Syria, and like Damascus...
Last edited: 23 October 2008
Damascus has some of the country’s finest museums including the National...
Last edited: 01 August 2006
  Cain and Abel (Shrine in Mount Kasioun) - a kind of adventure. As the story...
Last edited: 04 February 2011
  Historians (and romantics) may be interested in visiting the grave of Lady...
Last edited: 30 January 2011
There is a unique attraction at the Damascus Hostel on your way to visit the...
Last edited: 27 January 2011
Located just next door to Umayyad mosque just after Saladin tomb, and very easy...
Last edited: 16 July 2009
Tracing your family tree? Historians or genealogists may wish to visit the...
Last edited: 16 January 2011
Inside Dining Scene
Inside Syria: For Foreign Visitors
  The currency is Syrian Pounds, there are approx 45 Syrian Pounds to the...
Last edited: 19 April 2009
Visas Visas may be available at the border for those without a Syrian embassy...
Last edited: 26 July 2010
Telephone codes: 1- Syria: +963 2- Aleppo: +963(21) 3- Bloudan: +963(13) 4...
Last edited: 20 June 2006