The Rough Guide to Syria is the essential guide to this compact but culturally rich Middle Eastern country. Features include: Thorough accounts of all the monuments, from the ancient remains at Palmyra and Ugarit to stately mosques and hilltop crusader castles. Practical advice on shopping in the souks of Damascus and Aleppo and exploring the desert plains. Informed guidance on how to travel independently, and where to eat and sleep, in every price range. Detailed background on the country's history, culture, architecture and politics.lta#39;s essential to take out a good travel insurance policy, but before doing so, check what levels of cover you may have from other sources. For example, bank and credit cards (particularly American Expressl often have certain levels of medicalanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Rough Guide to Syria|
|Author||:||Andrew Beattie, Timothy Pepper|
|Publisher||:||Rough Guides - 2001|