Al Shahabander Palace Hotel

Address: Damascus, Syria | Hotel
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Location

This hotel, located in Damascus, is near Damascus Center, Apamea, Sayyida Ruqayya Mausoleum, and Hejaz Railway.
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    Travel Blogs from Damascus

    First Days in Damascus (Damask)

    A travel blog entry by kdwali on Mar 29, 2011

    22 photos

    ... The history of Damascus is such that many religions integrated and formed their "quarters" side by side, respecting each other. This included a Jewish quarter, although I suspect that no Jewish people still lived there.

    An introductory wander around the local vicinity passed the remains of the afternoon. With a Nargeela (water pipe). One of many to come.

    More wanderings the next ...

    Becoming a Syrian movie-star

    A travel blog entry by reinder.prins on Feb 26, 2011

    1 comment, 9 photos

    ... After that it is scheduled that we head to Palmyra, Aleppo. Latakia, etc. I am not sure how it will be, but right now I think it's pretty random and hilarious, so it should be a good time....!!

    As soon as I have some more news about how it is to live like a movie-star, I'll write some more stories!! I've already uploaded some pictures from Jordan and Syria on my website, www.reinderprins.nl







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    The Great Middle Eastern Journey Begins

    A travel blog entry by meezerman on Dec 11, 2010

    3 photos

    ... freeze, as I resolve to buy gloves and a hat in Aleppo.

    We have to wait at the bus station for nearly an hour, as our bus to Aleppo has been canceled. Bashar manages to find the only bus that's willing to make the trip through the snow. I'm not sure that finding the one bus willing to take a chance on the roads when everyone else has decided it's too risky is exactly a good thing, but at 9:30 we're off through the Damascus traffic to Allepo.
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    So long Damascus

    A travel blog entry by jmckerricher on Dec 08, 2010

    4 photos

    ... dinner tonight. On the way he asked "what did you see in Damascus that you have never seen anywhere else?" Surprisingly I had no immediate answer, confirming how quickly the newness of a place can quickly dissolve. The strange and the exotic that make traveling so rewarding, slowly become normal. Had he asked me this question three weeks ago I probably could have rattled off half a dozen observations. I considered his question for some time before answering, but as I began, the ...

    Finding my feet

    A travel blog entry by jmckerricher on Nov 07, 2010

    1 comment

    ... had looked around a bit, and this was the best/cheapest place going. Good enough for me.

    My room is one of seven in a large house-type thing. The seven bedrooms, along with two kitchens, and two bathrooms all wrap around an open central courtyard which is dominated by a large citrus tree. The courtyard, which is also the home of a random neighborhood cat, is a great place to be anytime of day; it never gets too hot, as ...