TravelPod Member ReviewsAfamia Hotel Damascus
probably on the pricier side for backpacker travel but i do recall this being the nicest hotel i stayed at in my 10 months of backpacking. shhhhhhwing~
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... they probably got my last 2000 pounds aswell. Arrrrghhhh! We came home, searched around, came up empty handed. bah!
So we chilled out, ate some dinner, tried to shower off my frustrations. We had planned to walk around Shalan, an upscale neighbourhood where Louis could get another Kumpir potato ( a massive baked potato stuffed with cheese and mexican sauteed chicken, peppers and mushrooms, topped with hot sauce and a mustard/ketchup/mayo ...
... dad. It is a beautiful place with three generations of family living there. They speak french and Arabic, and one young girl speaks a little English, which is the perfect person to practice Arabic with. Us students spent the afternoon in a coffee shop watching the South Africa vs French game with the locals. Tomorrow I will complete registration at the university and then four of us ...
The city that has always been and always will be, was to be the our experience for the day. We drove into Damascus and stopped just shy of the heart of the city, a few blocks from the Citadel. Walking the rest of the way to the Old City, we very soon started to see old houses, holding on for dear life, many twisted beyond recognition. Turning around one corner, we walked right into a sous, a street in the city's medina. So far in our journey, we had seen some of the world's finest medinas, ...