Dar al Takwa 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 Dar al Takwa Hotel Damascus

4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

Travel Blogs from Damascus

Hanging out and about

A travel blog entry by kdwali on Apr 11, 2011

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...more days merging and passing, spent enjoying, wandering, eating, drinking, smoking, laughing and sleeping.

The beauty of travelling without time constraints. Time to enjoy and submerge into the surrounding, the people, the culture and the way of life. Although not necessarily captured within photographs, living a location over time is the best way to start to understand ...

Hamam time

A travel blog entry by reinder.prins on Mar 02, 2011

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... use of the government letter allowing him to do everything he wants... I just felt embarrassed.

I had some scenes at the Umayyad mosque and we also filmed our 'hotel check-in'. Most of my scenes revolve around me looking at something, appearing to be amazed and snapping a shot. The hotel check-in is to show how all the backpackers get into town and meet up in the hotel. The hotel featuring in the movie is a $ 175 per night hotel though and I doubt very ...

Saul, Saul why are you persecuting Me? Damascus.

A travel blog entry by nievesjordan on Feb 12, 2011

1 comment, 64 photos

... Walid. The north one is called the Minaret of the Spouse and the one in the southeastern corner is the Minaret of Jesus, because according to Muslim tradition this is where Jesus will appear on the Day of Judgment.
It is believed that the head of John the Baptist is in the Mosque, and when in 2001 Pope John Paul II was in Damascus he visited the relics.
The tomb of Saladin is also in the Mosque, in a small garden by the north wall.
An ...

Sweatin' it up

A travel blog entry by jmckerricher on Nov 18, 2010

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... and scrubbing down with the soap and scrubby, allowing my mind to clear. After I'm relaxed and clean I head into the steam room, where a single hose blasts hot steam at the occupants. I spend some time alternating back and forth between the warm room and steam room.

It's hard not to feel comfortable in this place, even for the first time foreigner. There seems to be few social 'faux pas'. Every time I've been the atmosphere ...

Ramadan Kareem

A travel blog entry by partnersincrime on Aug 18, 2010

14 photos

... meat with and not get your hands dirty. Sometimes, the pita comes slathered in tomato past and herbs, to add more flavour to the eating experience.
-Fruit: fruit is so abundant and succulent here, its pretty amazing. Peaches, nectarines, plums, figs, grapes, cherries, apples, pears, cactus fruit, 20 kg watermelons, pomegranate, mulberries. You name it, it grows here. In the market, you get fresh, bright mulberry or pomegranete juice, although being unsure ...

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