Al Rais (Damascus)

Address: Sangakdar Nassry, Damascus, Syria | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on Sangakdar Nassry, Damascus, is near Apamea, Sayyida Ruqayya Mausoleum, Hejaz Railway, and Palmyra Museum.
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      Travel Blogs from Damascus

      The City of my Birth

      A travel blog entry by sidwell on May 22, 2013

      2 photos

      ... arch gate (i have also included a shockingly good drawing of this) where I ran into some of old friends there who were also visiting the new gate. They told me that they have become Bedouin caravan traders, trading across the Sahara desert from the African Nations to Europe and the Arab nations. I learned much about their culture and then, finally, I set off for the Far East.
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      Surviving Syria

      A travel blog entry by waynedale on May 01, 2011

      1 comment, 5 photos

      ... Syria. There was another reason for me wanting to help out. It was Friday. We were minutes away from the morning prayer ending and the bloodiest protests to begin. It was very tense and by the presence of tanks on the streets out of Damascus, I could see the military was prepared for trouble. If we could just get across the border before the violence spilt onto the streets, we would be safe. An hour later, with the military distracted by demonstrations, there was a very ...

      Saul, Saul why are you persecuting Me? Damascus.

      A travel blog entry by nievesjordan on Feb 12, 2011

      1 comment, 64 photos

      Damascus is the capital of Syria. The last time I was there was March 2010.
      I wanted to be not far from the old city, so, I stayed at the Dedeman Hotel. It is part of a chain (Turkish in origin ), and in Damascus most of the guests were businessmen (no tourists). In one of its restaurants they have each night an ethnic theme and the food prepared is from that country. The waiters dress in typical attire and it is quite funny to see them, in Mexico ...

      Sweatin' it up

      A travel blog entry by jmckerricher on Nov 18, 2010

      2 photos

      ... to get my fix.

      The simple architecture of the hammam is designed to promote silence of mind. The main room (the warm room) is flanked by large stone sinks and characterized by plain white arches, void of any colourful patterns. There are several smaller warm rooms stemming off from the main room for those who prefer a bit more privacy. I spend a bit of time here in the warm room, sitting next to the sink, pouring water ...

      Ramadan Kareem

      A travel blog entry by partnersincrime on Aug 18, 2010

      14 photos

      ... pretty raw), or kibbeh krue, which is just raw ground meat served with olive oil. All in all, food for the local or the super adventurist (like my dad)
      -Meat: lots of kebabs are orderable, as well as roast chicken, and cherry kebabs (an Aleppo delight-ground lamb balls, on a skewer above and below a bed of pita and just swimmingin a great cherry sauce). All the meats come above and below pita on a plate, presumably to absorb the flavours and greases, to ...