Plaza Hotel

Address: Maysaloan St City Center, Damascus, Syria | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Maysaloan St City Center, Damascus, is near Damascus Center, Apamea, Sayyida Ruqayya Mausoleum, and Hejaz Railway.
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Travel Blogs from Damascus

First Days in Damascus (Damask)

A travel blog entry by kdwali on Mar 29, 2011

22 photos

A 6hr bus journey to Damascus (Damask in Syrian).

Stepping off the bus at the bus station a few kilometers outside of town I was surrounded by taxi drivers wanting my business. 600SYP shouted one driver. Way too high as I know that it should only be around 150SYP ($3). So I offered 100SYP as a start to the bargaining process. No takers at the moment.

I lit a cigarette whereupon ...

Becoming a Syrian movie-star

A travel blog entry by reinder.prins on Feb 26, 2011

1 comment, 9 photos

... some sort of movie, nothing that concerns me I thought... 30 minutes later the director walks up to me and asked if I wouldn't perhaps be interested in 10 days of paid vacation throughout Syria? Turns out he is making a 15 minute promotional movie for the Syrian board of tourism that will be shown on CNN regularly and also used on Tourism fairs for the next 2 years to promote Syria amongst tourists. The script is something like 2 people ...

Saul, Saul why are you persecuting Me? Damascus.

A travel blog entry by nievesjordan on Feb 12, 2011

1 comment, 64 photos

... was hearing ).They commented about the urban improvements around the Omayyad Mosque (where the shop of my friend was located ).
I do hope that our relationship with Syria improves and peace prevails over the world.


Sweatin' it up

A travel blog entry by jmckerricher on Nov 18, 2010

2 photos

... out into the sweet air of the resting room, where an attendant wraps me in fresh cotton sheets, and brings me cold water. It's hard not to feel like a king after such a treatment and thankfully the cost doesn't diminish this euphoria. The whole treatment costs 320SP ($7). For amusement sake I searched on-line for a hammam in Vancouver- $112, gets you all the same treatments. I figure if I go ten more times, I've paid for my flight.


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

A travel blog entry by diannemurray on May 13, 2010

1 comment, 87 photos

... and even Facebook is banned, which we soon experience ourselves.

This is a summary of problems experienced with its Western and Southern borders with Lebanon and Israel. We haven’t even mentioned the problems associated with its very extensive borders with Iraq.

The landscape looks better on the Syrian side of the border, more olive trees, grape vines, dark brown ploughed fields. There has been a massive lava flow here ...

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