Ghazal Hotel

Address: Sharia Souq Saroujah, Damascus, Syria | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on Sharia Souq Saroujah, Damascus, is near Apamea, Sayyida Ruqayya Mausoleum, Hejaz Railway, and Palmyra Museum.
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      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 ...

      Monastery

      A travel blog entry by kaisersnuggle on Sep 15, 2010

      11 photos

      ... doorway lets you in, and you can go inside the church, where frescoes from the 10th to 12th centuries have been discovered. The largest one is of the last judgement, which has two sides: one for the saved, the other for the damned. The rows of the damned include heretical bishops, unbelievers, those who cheat, and the usual list of adulterers, fornicators, and thieves. There is also a fresco of St Simeon atop his pillar.

      There didn't seem to ...

      Syrian Sheraton Hopsitality

      A travel blog entry by partnersincrime on Aug 05, 2010

      1 comment

      ... how bold!). The lasagna was awesome though, so cheesy and full of flavour and worth the one mouthful I had - just to taste. Then came the large plate of ice cream, with chocolate, vanilla, pistachio, mango and mulberry, and a plate of tiramisu and some kind of nut and chocolate pate, which was dense and also a little flavourless. Then, when we thought it was almost time, well it was midnight, came the ...

      We eat, and sleep, in style in Damascus, Syria

      A travel blog entry by diannemurray on May 13, 2010

      1 comment, 87 photos

      ... the act of stabbing himself. Tells us sneaking a photo would be OK. Hangs out for a tip, follows us into the next display guarded by a woman who doesn't approve.

      Eventually give him 25SYP.

      The outdoor sculpture display is extensive, with some good sarcophagi, lions, and models of waterwheels (norias) from Hama.

      From the ATM near the Museum, get money with difficulty, head home for a rest, then across to the Old Town, to ...

      A Sojourn in Syria

      A travel blog entry by suesy6652 on Mar 16, 2010

      1 comment, 144 photos

      ... 8220;It is semi-circular like a pagan altar, with raised sides to contain the blood of the sacrificed animals. It was decreed in 325 that Christian altars could only be rectangular and flat on top.” Impressive evidence we thought. And such a well preserved and polished 2000 year old altar it was.

      Safur was found in the coffee shop, where we assured him he should stay and finish his coffee, ciggie and chat, while we waited in what had become ...