Orient Gate Hotel

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

    My First Discovery

    A travel blog entry by trinidadrh on Mar 25, 2011

    2 comments, 3 photos

    ... observed the other Syrian observers calmly watching what was happening, and decided I should do the same. I even got up close and took photos!

    Ultimately, the discovery of public demonstrations throughout my time in Syria has left a huge impression on me. I found the positive demonstrations that I observed on the streets of Damascus and later Aleppo were quite different than those focused on in international ...

    Last night in Syria

    A travel blog entry by camel1 on Oct 23, 2010

    9 photos

    Had breakfast at the posh hotel with two saudi guys. Left at 10:30 and headed for tartus. On the way i stopped at al Hosn castle. One of the most preserved castles i've seen. Spend an hour there and continued to tartus. Arrived at 1:30 and my boat leaves at 6. Check in supposed to be 4. Stopped 4 petrol and a taxi driver came up and showed me a picture of a fire blade he used to have before ...

    Damascus - A weekend break in the Axis of Evil

    A travel blog entry by cessna152 on Sep 09, 2010

    17 photos

    ... 8221; Angela said after buying some fragrant oils in a tiny stall just off the main drag. “It seems so real and authentic.”

    The next morning, as soon as we’d finished breakfast, we were back at the Old Town. Being a Friday meant a lot of things were closed, so we decided to venture to the Christian Quarter, where according to the guidebook, things should be business as usual. It had actually surprised us to discover that Damascus had a Christian population ...

    Damn that Bloody Sun... and the Israelis

    A travel blog entry by bernie-s on Aug 04, 2010


    ... br> I am staying with a friend, another wonderful couch surfing host. We have a lot in common, and it's great to speak to a home grown Syrian with many of the same feelings as me, and great English seals the deal! I had been contemplating moving to a hostel, just to be amongst other foreigners because broken English conversations and cultural shocks and differences- as well as the heat- had begun to make me feel lonely. But moving here has put me back on track. But it has its ...

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

    A travel blog entry by diannemurray on May 13, 2010

    1 comment, 87 photos

    ... unusual against the backdrop of urban decay or neglect. The security here, and around the Government building yesterday, is the only obvious security we’ve seen. On the surface, it is very laid-back, unlike a lot of countries we’ve been to. However we do have to present our passports frequently – even to buy a bus ticket, and at our hotels.

    We have worked out where we are and take a swing to the right, climbing across the ...