Al-Jisriyya norias (water wheel), Hama

Al-Jisriyya norias (water wheel), Hama

Afamiya Theater, remains of Cavea

Afamiya Theater, remains of Cavea

View from the outer northwest edge of the ditch, Shumaymis Castle

View from the outer northwest edge of the ditch, Shumaymis Castle

General view of Shumaymis Castle

General view of Shumaymis Castle

General view of the Shumaymis Castle

General view of the Shumaymis Castle

Lower village of Afamiya with the museum in an Ottoman khan and village houses

Lower village of Afamiya with the museum in an Ottoman khan and village houses

View to the coastal mountain slopes and plain east of Masyaf

View to the coastal mountain slopes and plain east of Masyaf

Afamiya, Remains of the Great Colonnade

Afamiya, Remains of the Great Colonnade

A side from Shumaymis Castle, as-Salamiyya

A side from Shumaymis Castle, as-Salamiyya

Afamiya Theater, remains of Cavea

Afamiya Theater, remains of Cavea

View from Shumaymis Castle towards the plains

View from Shumaymis Castle towards the plains

Remains of Afamiya Theater

Remains of Afamiya Theater

Afamiya Theater, remains of the scaenae frons

Afamiya Theater, remains of the scaenae frons

The remaining upper part of Shumaymis Castle

The remaining upper part of Shumaymis Castle

Remains of Afamiya Theater

Remains of Afamiya Theater

Afamiya, twisted and fluted columns of the central section of the Great Colonnade

Afamiya, twisted and fluted columns of the central section of the Great Colonnade

Prestige facade of the lower northern cardo (colonnaded axis) at Afamiya

Prestige facade of the lower northern cardo (colonnaded axis) at Afamiya

Afamiya, the colonnaded axis (Cardo Maximus)

Afamiya, the colonnaded axis (Cardo Maximus)

Corner pilaster topped by Corinthian capital, Ithriya Temple

Corner pilaster topped by Corinthian capital, Ithriya Temple

The southern end of the Great Colonnade at Afamiya

The southern end of the Great Colonnade at Afamiya

Twisted column - The Great Colonnade at Afamiya

Twisted column – The Great Colonnade at Afamiya

Afamiya, remains of the Great Colonnade (Cardo Maximus)

Afamiya, remains of the Great Colonnade (Cardo Maximus)

The Great Colonnade at Afamiya

The Great Colonnade at Afamiya

A view of Qalʿat Shayzar along the Orontes river

A view of Qalʿat Shayzar along the Orontes river

Afamiya, a side of ruins

Afamiya, a side of ruins

General view of Ithriya Temple

General view of Ithriya Temple

View from afar to al-Mudiq Citadel

View from afar to al-Mudiq Citadel

The apse of eastern cathedral, Afamiya

The apse of eastern cathedral, Afamiya

View from southeast, Ithriya Temple

View from southeast, Ithriya Temple

Afamiya, a side of ruins

Afamiya, a side of ruins