Orient Gate Hotel

Address: Bahsa Street, opp Venesia Hotel, Damascus, Syria | Hotel
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Location

This hotel, located on Bahsa Street, opp Venesia Hotel, Damascus, is near Damascus Center, Apamea, Sayyida Ruqayya Mausoleum, and Hejaz Railway.
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    Travel Blogs from Damascus

    Omzwervingen in de 'oude stad'

    A travel blog entry by hilde on Apr 02, 2011

    4 comments, 33 photos

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    Souq heaven - luckily we survived unscathed

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    ... the best feature is the sun roof which means 4-5 people can get up there and have a front on view of the sights). We had so many kids run up alongside us yelling out hello and even adults. It was a very welcoming sight and it was a shame we didn't have any lollies or small toys to throw to them. We pulled up to our camp ground and had dinner and a few drinks before calling it a night as we the next day was going to be an early start and a long one (see the next ...

    Damascus - A weekend break in the Axis of Evil

    A travel blog entry by cessna152 on Sep 09, 2010

    17 photos

    ... harmony with their Muslim neighbours. The separation between the Christian and Muslim sections of the Old Town was a blurred one and it brought home to us how insane it was that Syria (along with Libya and Cuba) was part of the so called Beyond the Axis of Evil list, an expanded list from the original three: Iran, Iraq and North Korea. To gain entry into this second tier of evil rogue states, a country had to be ‘state sponsors of terrorism with the potential to pursue weapons of ...

    Day 97: Amman - Damascus

    A travel blog entry by danielandai on Sep 08, 2010

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    Shopping and Scrabble with the family.

    A travel blog entry by partnersincrime on Aug 10, 2010

    5 photos

    ... really I think if there was some kind of race involving dip-dip-diving some obstacles, I'd win. Like Mario kart for people.
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