Bayt Jubran Afandi Shamiyya, now the Riʿaya private school, Bab Tuma

Bayt Jubran Afandi Shamiyya, now the Riʿaya private school, Bab Tuma

View from the portico towards the entrance of dome hall, al-ʿAzm Palace

View from the portico towards the entrance of dome hall, al-ʿAzm Palace

The Great Colonnade

The Great Colonnade

Remains of the Great Colonnade

Remains of the Great Colonnade

Remains of some columns, the Great Colonnade

Remains of some columns, the Great Colonnade

Jamiʿ al-Mihmandar, minaret

Jamiʿ al-Mihmandar, minaret

Decoration detail on the Arch of Triumph (Qaws Hadrian)

Decoration detail on the Arch of Triumph (Qaws Hadrian)

Afamiya, Remains of Great Colonnade (Cardo Maximus)

Afamiya, Remains of Great Colonnade (Cardo Maximus)

Afamiya, Remains of Great Colonnade (Cardo Maximus)

Afamiya, Remains of Great Colonnade (Cardo Maximus)

The Great Colonnade

The Great Colonnade

Reception hall in al-ʿAzm Palace

Reception hall in al-ʿAzm Palace

Qasr al-ʿAzm, view of the ground floor courtyard

Qasr al-ʿAzm, view of the ground floor courtyard

Bridge over deep ditch reaching the Castle of Ibn Maʿn

Bridge over deep ditch reaching the Castle of Ibn Maʿn

A side of Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn

A side of Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn

Bridge reaching to Ibn Maʿn Castle

Bridge reaching to Ibn Maʿn Castle

A side of Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn

A side of Qalʿat Ibn Maʿn

A staircase in Ibn Maʿn Castle

A staircase in Ibn Maʿn Castle

One of the inner part of Ibn Maʿn Castle

One of the inner part of Ibn Maʿn Castle

Maronite Cathedral, general view from the outside

Maronite Cathedral, general view from the outside

Qasr al-ʿAzm, view of the ground floor courtyard

Qasr al-ʿAzm, view of the ground floor courtyard

Afamiya, View to the north- the Great Colonnade (Cardo Maximus)

Afamiya, View to the north- the Great Colonnade (Cardo Maximus)

A side of Ibn Maʿn Castle

A side of Ibn Maʿn Castle

Colossal basalt lion, ʿAyn Dara Temple

Colossal basalt lion, ʿAyn Dara Temple

Maronite Cathedral, the nave

Maronite Cathedral, the nave

Maronite Cathedral, the altar

Maronite Cathedral, the altar

Basalt sphinx at the main entrance of ʿAyn Dara Temple

Basalt sphinx at the main entrance of ʿAyn Dara Temple

The courtyard of an-Nuri Mosque

The courtyard of an-Nuri Mosque

The wooden pulpit (minbar) in the prayer room of an-Nuri Mosque

The wooden pulpit (minbar) in the prayer room of an-Nuri Mosque

General view of ʿAyn Dara temple

General view of ʿAyn Dara temple

General view of the remains of ʿAyn Dara Temple

General view of the remains of ʿAyn Dara Temple