Syria, once the beacon of prosperity in Middle Eastern tourism until the 2011 uprising. I previously explored the wonderful history in another article which can be found here. This post is by no means a promotion for tourism! It's simply an opportunity for those who didn't get the chance to see what fascinating places this country features. All … Continue reading Pre-war Syria in photos
If you even mention the word Syria these days unfortunately you automatically think of the war. Before 2011, it had a thriving tourist market and welcomed 40% more international tourists in 2010 than the previous year (Source: National Business). In this post my aim is to portray a positive image of what I found when I … Continue reading Syria: What Did It Look Like Before The War?