Queen Centre Arjaan by Rotana
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... 400AD, the pagan temple was torn down and the building was converted to the Cathedral of John the Baptist. The arrival of the Arabs around 600AD yielded no change, allowing the Christians to continue with their worship. Around 700AD and with the Arab population expanding, the Caliph Al-Walid negotiated with the Christian community ...
... t but have a dutch passport, he simply told me to pay $34 (I did get an official looking receipt) and stamped my passport. Job done, new record time of 8 minutes according to the driver.
The drive itself was pretty nice but uneventful except for when we got into Damascus, where the usual mayhem of touts broke loose immediately. In Damascus I found a nice hotel/hostel with loads of fellow travelers, Al Rabie, which has a ...
... baptized Saul.The Chuch is five meters below ground level and consists of two rooms with stone walls an altar and some icons. It is very simple but often simplicity has powerful meaning.
I saw in many of the walls notices announcing the deaths of people (this made think of Spain where we do the same in small towns ).
I found the people of Damascus extremely friendly. At the end of the day I used to stop at the shop of a young man,where I would ...
... different, sometimes young boys are running through the place splashing each other with cold water, sometimes it's just the quiet mood of some pensive older guys. Unfortunately, in this part of the world, the thought of making this a co-ed experience is completely out of the question. The women get their time in the morning and afternoon, the men in the evening.
Eventually I am summoned for a scrub and massage. During the ...
... it back to some places with tourists dressed in too little and I new we wern't lost any more. So we stopped at our favourite terrace, Leila's, and had some coffee and tea and french fries and hummus (?!). Louis was able to get a dress-shirt thing, which fits him well and looks damn comfy and finally made it out as the sun went down. We weaved through the people at a mad pace to meet up with ...