Al Sham Hotel

Address: Maysaloun Str., Damascus, Syria | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on Maysaloun Str., Damascus, is near Damascus Center, Apamea, Sayyida Ruqayya Mausoleum, and Hejaz Railway.
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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

    ... culture/religion. They told me that they believe in a single god a then they showed me around their place of worship, which they called a Synagogue. They sold me some Matzoh for may trip. Later in the marketplace, I bought some gold to trade away in Khotan at the end of my journey and I also bought three camels for my journey form some of the people of my hometown. These ...

    Surviving Syria

    A travel blog entry by waynedale on May 01, 2011

    1 comment, 5 photos

    ... comfort as a customer is not too high on the priority list, it seems. However, they're very helpful, I must stay. By all means, don't take my advice as I'm now into my third month on this trip so I've become a bit jaded. If you want the real Middle Eastern experience, this is it. Make your own mind up about the current political situation before coming here though. Just don't expect a smile.

    The trip out of Syria was just as hard as the one coming in. This time I ...

    Hmmmmmmm

    A travel blog entry by fnahallnz on Feb 19, 2011

    3 comments, 9 photos

    ... by. We found out that we didn't actually have to pay to see the ruins, only if we wanted to look at the tombs, which we didn't. We walked around the ruins and it started to rain. We were in the middle of the desert and it was raining!  Lucky it was only a short shower and we were soon surround by blue skies. The ruins were great but after seeing ruins for what seems like months they didn't blow me away. We caught a bus back to Damascus only to ...

    Sweatin' it up

    A travel blog entry by jmckerricher on Nov 18, 2010

    2 photos

    ... area that serves as the changing and resting area. We greet the attendant, deposit our valuables in the safe, remove our shoes, don flip flops, and climb up to the changing area. Any sense of city stress slowly starts to dissolve.

    I change my clothes for a basic cotton sheet, get a bar of soap, a natural fiber scrubby, and small vial of shampoo- then duck into a labyrinth of steam and tile. Originally the hammam would have been ...

    Ramadan Kareem

    A travel blog entry by partnersincrime on Aug 18, 2010

    14 photos

    ... water source, I haven't divulged even though I've wanted to. The funny thing-bananas are still coming in from Ecuador. Also, there are lots of juice stands and fresh fruit juices and smoothies offered on menus. You have keep an eye on how much sugar goes in, but you can get for so little money the greatest juices-carrot orange, strawberry banana with milk, whatever you want.
    -Veg: tomatoes, small eggplants, small light green zucchini, lettuce, mint, ...