Palmyra Syria Travel Blogs

Browse 12 travel blogs from Palmyra, Syria. Read Palmyra travel blogs, travel journals, and travelogues from fellow travelers.
#1 of 12 Palmyra travel blogs
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Jun 22, 2007 – Jul 29, 2007
At a time when there where no major settlement in my country and my ancestors where busy helping there fellow Germanic tribes…
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This blog was featured on Wednesday November 28th, 2007
#2 of 12 Palmyra travel blogs
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Jan 27, 2011 – Feb 14, 2011
Feb 2, 2011Hotel: Hotel Ishtar, Palmyra, Syria, $25From Aleppo, I planned on traveling down to the ruins at Palmyra.  Once…
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This blog was featured on Monday June 20th, 2011
#3 of 12 Palmyra travel blogs
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Apr 05, 2007 – May 05, 2007
  We got up before dawn, in order to see the sunrise over Palmyra. Unlike Apamea, which is built from grey rock, Palmyra…
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This blog was featured on Sunday February 15th, 2009
#4 of 12 Palmyra travel blogs
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Jun 02, 2006 – Aug 24, 2009
Frustratingly the bus passed through Palmyra and dropped us a couple of kilometres from the centre, supposedly unable to stop i…
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This blog was featured on Wednesday November 22nd, 2006
#5 of 12 Palmyra travel blogs
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Apr 29, 2009 – Jun 14, 2009
A desayunar rápido nomas que ya salimos a vueltear  J En el lobby del hotel ya nos está esperando el chofer, vamos en u…
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This blog was featured on Thursday March 11th, 2010
#6 of 12 Palmyra travel blogs
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Apr 05, 2007 – May 05, 2007
Palmyra is widely regarded as the most beautiful attraction in Syria, so as far as that is concerned we saved the best for last…
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This blog was featured on Sunday February 15th, 2009
#7 of 12 Palmyra travel blogs
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May 05, 2008 – May 12, 2008
A city that has long captured the imagination, Palmyra has not without reason been called ‘The Bride of the Desert’…
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This blog was featured on Friday June 5th, 2015
#8 of 12 Palmyra travel blogs
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Jun 24, 2010 – Jul 29, 2010
Sunrise at Palmyra We decided to wake before 5am so we could catch sunrise at the ruins.  The wind had built up over nigh…
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This blog was featured on Tuesday September 16th, 2014
#9 of 12 Palmyra travel blogs
Palmyra - a jewel in the Syrian desert
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Sep 23, 2010 – Sep 29, 2010
After our five days in Damascus, we packed up and organised a transfer to our next destination, Palmyra, out in the eastern des…
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#10 of 12 Palmyra travel blogs
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Jul 19, 2009 – Aug 20, 2009
Earlier today we rented another private taxi excursion leaving Hama to Homs visiting Qala’at Saladin and Krak Des Chevalier.…
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This blog was featured on Tuesday September 1st, 2009
#11 of 12 Palmyra travel blogs
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Jun 24, 2010 – Jul 29, 2010
Deir Al-Zur Museum We heard reports that the local museum is the best in Syria.  However unlikely that sounded, it did no…
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This blog was featured on Tuesday September 16th, 2014
#12 of 12 Palmyra travel blogs
Back Towards the Coast
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Mar 20, 2006 – Aug 02, 2006
Palmyra (Palms in Latin, Tadmor to the locals), for those of you that don't know, is one of the great historical sites in the w…
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