Syria Travel Articles
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. Travels With Nate #15: Deir e Zur – Abu-Kamal – Aleppo Traveling to Iraq in cushy style, and partying it up like mad in Aleppo â€“ shame it's almost time to leave the Middle East for Thailand. Travels With Nate #13: Damascus to Hama Crowds leer at Tony Blair in the Old City, and the guys learn the true meaning of "no coal" beer. Travels With Nate #12: Amman, Jordan to Damascus, Syria Syria is great â€“ save of course for those blasted taxi drivers. But between getting lost in the old city and gorging themselves on great food, Nate and Ian are loving the Middle East. Cairo to Istanbul in a G-string #5 Scrub Me, Baby! After Israel, I made it to Syria from Jordan rather easily, the little “stamp me on a separate piece of paper” thing working quite well. Syria’s polite and genuinely hospitable men were a welcome break after the sleaze overdose of Egypt and Jordan. However, Damascus’ great mosque was just another mosque to [...] Five Days in Syria – Syria Tanks at the border and spies in the hotels, but S Assad’s Syria (2 of 2) One week turns into three in this Middle East gem. Assad’s Syria (1 of 2) One week turns into three in this Middle East gem.