The Palmyra

Address: Damascus Rd., Palmyra, Syria | 3 star hotel
 
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Location

This 3 star hotel, located on Damascus Rd., Palmyra, is near Temple of Bel, Muslim Castle (Qala'at ibn Maan), Valley of the Tombs, and The Tetrapylon.
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    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good
     

    Travel Blogs from Palmyra

    The Ruins of Palmyra

    A travel blog entry by kdwali on Apr 23, 2011

    45 photos

    5 hours and two buses later, I arrived with Maria at Palmyra.

    Palmyra is one the worlds most complete classical cities dating back to 200AD and set at the edge of a massive desert oasis. Palmyras "raison d'etre" was its oasis and strategic position of halfway on the trade routes from Antioch on the Mediterranean coast to Doura Europos on the Euphrates.

    Over the centuries, the city was captured ...

    Syria adventure travel company

    A travel blog entry by syriaadventure on Mar 08, 2011

    1 photo

    The company (Syria adventure) aims at introducing trekking in Syria as a start of its activities within this dynamic destination being a virgin land with many opportunities for tourism growth. It
    also, will offer all adventure related activities .

    www.syria-adventure.com
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    Guilty pleasures

    A travel blog entry by jmckerricher on Dec 18, 2010

    1 comment, 2 photos

    ... leave. I then ate the best falafel sandwich I've ever had and battled second thoughts about leaving as I rode a taxi to the bus station.

    From Homs I paid a dollar for a 40km bus ride to Krak de Chevalier, then paid $3 to enter the worlds finest Crusader castle. It's nearly 1000 years old, yet it's so well preserved you'd swear you can still smell the hay in the stables, and any dusty footprint is just as likely to be that of an old Crusader. Put this castle ...

    Car trouble and machine guns in desert paradise

    A travel blog entry by billnpat on Nov 09, 2010

    37 photos

    ... arrival. It certainly has the feeling of an oasis in the desert. Some dry hills and small mountains have appeared in this area, and Palmyra seems to be on a bit of a low plateau below a magnificent citadel on a hilltop. We drove into town around the bottom of that hill, to find an almost surreal vista of columns and colonnades of a light reddish brown on our right, and the small town on our left. The columns are so clean and pristine that they almost look like something out of ...

    All ruined out

    A travel blog entry by thebarretts on Oct 25, 2010

    10 photos

    ... Iraq (about 300km to our east) and watching the moon rise (that was pretty speccy). It was a really early night as everyone took shelter inside their tents from the wind. In fact, it was so windy that our tent and Andrew & Lee-sia’s were the only ones who’s pegs stayed in the ground. After dinner, most people relocated their tents to where we were and then retired for the ...