A view at the Mediterranean Sea, Baniyas

A view at the Mediterranean Sea, Baniyas

View towards Qalʿat al-Qadmus (al-Qadmus Citadel)

View towards Qalʿat al-Qadmus (al-Qadmus Citadel)

Qalʿat al-Qadmus (al-Qadmus Castle), The mosque of Hasan Jalal ad-Din

Qalʿat al-Qadmus (al-Qadmus Castle), The mosque of Hasan Jalal ad-Din

Interior view of Qadmus Castle

Interior view of Qadmus Castle

Qalʿat al-Qadmus (al-Qadmus Castle), Inscription

Qalʿat al-Qadmus (al-Qadmus Castle), Inscription

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), West door of the Chapel

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), West door of the Chapel

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), Central courtyard and chapel

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), Central courtyard and chapel

A side from Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle)

A side from Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle)

General view of al-Qadmus Castle on a natural rocky hill

General view of al-Qadmus Castle on a natural rocky hill

Qalʿat al-Marqab, Fresco in ceiling of chapel sacristy, 12th C.

Qalʿat al-Marqab, Fresco in ceiling of chapel sacristy, 12th C.

Part of Qalʿat al-Qadmus

Part of Qalʿat al-Qadmus

Qalʿat (castle) al-Qadmus, Insciption

Qalʿat (castle) al-Qadmus, Insciption

Qalʿat (castle) al-Qadmus, inscription

Qalʿat (castle) al-Qadmus, inscription

In the vicinity of a small town/village on the slope of a natural rock, possibly in the Afrin region

In the vicinity of a small town/village on the slope of a natural rock, possibly in the Afrin region

Gallery

Qalʿat al-Marqab, Fresco on the ceiling of chapel sacristy, 12th C.

Qalʿat al-Marqab, Fresco on the ceiling of chapel sacristy, 12th C.

Small river in Baniyas

Small river in Baniyas

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), General view - eastern and southeastern side

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), General view – eastern and southeastern side

Agricultural fields, cow and irrigation pipe on the coast of Baniyas

Agricultural fields, cow and irrigation pipe on the coast of Baniyas

A view of the Mediterranean coast, in the back is the industrial sector, Baniyas

A view of the Mediterranean coast, in the back is the industrial sector, Baniyas

General view of the Mediterranean sea in Baniyas

General view of the Mediterranean sea in Baniyas

View of al-Marqab castle

View of al-Marqab castle

Irrigation canal near Baniyas

Irrigation canal near Baniyas

The Mediterranean coast of Baniyas city in 1960s

The Mediterranean coast of Baniyas city in 1960s

General view of the Mediterranean coast near Baniyas

General view of the Mediterranean coast near Baniyas

Agricultural fields and industrial complex near Baniyas

Agricultural fields and industrial complex near Baniyas

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), Inscription framed with decorations

Qalʿat al-Marqab (Castle), Inscription framed with decorations

Al-Marqab Castle from the inside

Al-Marqab Castle from the inside

Tartus, Qalʿat al-Marqab, Crusader castle, general view from the Castle.

Tartus, Qalʿat al-Marqab, Crusader castle, general view from the Castle.

Tartus, Qalʿat al-Marqab, Crusader castle, a courtyard in the castle.

Tartus, Qalʿat al-Marqab, Crusader castle, a courtyard in the castle.