Syria Travel Articles

 
If It’s Good Enough for the Prophet… Damascus to Bosra, Syria
If It’s Good Enough for the Prophet… Damascus to Bosra, Syria Taxi travel always has its fair share of quirks and a simple day trip south of Damascus reminds Troy Nahumko to trust your instincts. After all, if it is good enough for a Prophet...
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Silk Suits You, Sir – Aleppo, Syria
Silk Suits You, Sir – Aleppo, Syria Travel guide for Aleppo, Syria. For those on the classic Istanbul to Cairo route, Aleppo is perhaps the first taste of the real East.
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Kidnapped By Syrian Hospitality – Syria
If you ever want to scare your family, horrify you
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Syria Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Syria Where is it?: Syria borders the Mediterranean Sea, between Lebanon and Turkey. Why do people go here?: Friendly and safe, Syria is often misunderstood as being a haven for tourists. It’s not. Perhaps the best in the Middle East, the country is full of impressive empires that have left their marks […]
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Round the World by Bike: Syria to Amman, Jordan (10 December 2001)
The British Consulate warned against travelling in Syria. After Al's experiences there, they must be trying to keep it a secret for themselves.
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A Day with the Assassins (1 of 2)
It was a good day for Graydon Hazenberg: ruins, hi
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A Woman Can’t Go to the Middle East – Syria
A Woman Can’t Go to the Middle East – Syria Alison Block's experiences of solo travel in the M
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A Day with the Assassins (2 of 2)
It was a good day for Graydon Hazenberg: ruins, hi
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Travels With Nate #14: Hama – Palmyria – Deir e Zur
Crusaders, castles, ruins... and ruins... and more ruins. Nate, Ian and Chris are bloody sick of ruins. But the locals are fun.
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Travels With Nate #15: Deir e Zur – Abu-Kamal – Aleppo
Traveling to Iraq in cushy style, and partying it up like mad in Aleppo – shame it's almost time to leave the Middle East for Thailand.
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