Al Bilal Hotel

Address: Damascus, Syria | Hotel
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This hotel, located in Damascus, is near Damascus Center, Apamea, Sayyida Ruqayya Mausoleum, and Hejaz Railway.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Al Bilal Hotel Damascus

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Travel Blogs from Damascus

Surviving Syria

A travel blog entry by waynedale on May 01, 2011

1 comment, 5 photos

... class)! However, the windows all had holes in them and the glass was quite shattered. I spent most of the five hours trying to work out if the holes were from stones or gunshots. Meanwhile, the train rolled through towns that were supposedly under siege, but who would know. Nothing is exposed in this country. That evening the train arrived in Damascus.

My hotel in Damascus had the address of Via Recta and while on the train I already envisaged the problems I ...

Sikera (Σικερα)

A travel blog entry by reinder.prins on Feb 27, 2011

8 photos

... He showed us how the Lord's Prayer would have sounded 2000 years by the Man himself, quite interesting and unique to hear! Click on the movie to the right to hear (part of) the Lord's Prayer in Aramaic.

However small, quiet and nice Ma'loula is; when we visited a small church (apparently really old) in town, 2 busloads full of Germans rolled in. The church door was very old and small as well though, and some of the ...

The Road to Damascus

A travel blog entry by dan-levitan on Feb 20, 2011

4 comments, 24 photos

... well preserved structures I visited while in Syria. In fact the castle itself was never directly breached by force. Leaving Damascus for a second day trip I headed down to Bosra to see another old Roman theater. By this time I was getting a bit tired of old Roman ruins but this basalt constructed theater was a bit different than the others I had seen in that it was a completely freestanding structure ...

Ramadan Kareem

A travel blog entry by partnersincrime on Aug 18, 2010

14 photos

... to conduct business and even in a secular country such as this, it is wise to stay away from those times and leave the hungry people to their breakfast. In such 50 degree dry weather, I couldn't imagine not eating or drinking during daylight and it is really quite remarkable what the devoted will do for their faith. Of course, tempers do flair and people get tired-we noticed in the tourist heavy souk of Aleppo, it was better and easier to shop in ...

Our "Road to Damascus"

A travel blog entry by carlier on May 31, 2010

11 photos

... understand all this! What he may not want anyone to know is that he too had to "don" a particularly flattering skirt to cover those knees and legs!

Damascus itself is a bustling colourful city, with many parts to it. The walled old town itself split into many quarters – we of course headed for the Christian one to grab a cold beer – a welcome relief in the soaring temperatures. We sauntered through the various Souqs; ...

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