Apamea, Syria

Travel Blogs from Apamea

Apamea Travel Blogs (10)
Crusader Castles, Hama, Syria travel blog

Crusader Castles

A travel blog entry by kimandmartin

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... day it is and it usually doesn't matter! From Hama, we travelled south and west to Crac des Chevalier, one of Syria's premier sights. Our guidebook describes Crac as "the epitome of the dream castle or childhood fantasies" (a quote from Paul ...

Dead hot in the Dead Cities!, Apamea, Syria travel blog

Dead hot in the Dead Cities!

A travel blog entry by worldtraveler2

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The next day we headed out on another trip to Apamea (pronounced Afamea).  Its similar to the sight in Palmyra but the pillars are pale pink and grey granite.  We preferred Palmyra to this one.    We then headed to two of the ...

Apamea and the Dead Cities, Apamea, Syria travel blog

Apamea and the Dead Cities

A travel blog entry by donna321


Apamea (city of the Seleucid and Roman Empires) and Serjilla, one of the "Dead Cities" (Byzantine-era towns that were mysteriously abandoned) . . ...

A close call, Apamea, Syria travel blog

A close call

A travel blog entry by reinder.prins


... at Bara and had a general look around. After this we went to Apamea, an ancient treasure city and stud depot. The filming at Apamea was supposed to start around 2 PM, but due to the lack of organizational skills we only arrived at 16.30, by which time ...