Entrance to the Church of St Peter, Saydnaya

Entrance to the Church of St Peter, Saydnaya

View to the Qalamun Mountains from Halbun

View to the Qalamun Mountains from Halbun

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

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

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 (castle) al-Qadmus, inscription

Qalʿat (castle) al-Qadmus, inscription

Krak des Chevaliers, courtyards

Krak des Chevaliers, courtyards

The traditional way of filling and weighing the wool, Raʾs al-ʿAyn

The traditional way of filling and weighing the wool, Raʾs al-ʿAyn

Artificial irrigation, al-Ghab Plain

Artificial irrigation, al-Ghab Plain

Shahba, Women in traditional dresses doing the laundry

Shahba, Women in traditional dresses doing the laundry

Hillside houses of Armanaz on a mountain slope

Hillside houses of Armanaz on a mountain slope

Traditional houses, Ma'lula

Traditional houses, Ma’lula

Maʿlula, traditional hillside houses with galleries opening to the valley during the 1960s

Maʿlula, traditional hillside houses with galleries opening to the valley during the 1960s

Maʿlula, traditional hillside houses with galleries during the 1960s

Maʿlula, traditional hillside houses with galleries during the 1960s

Traditional houses in Halbun

Traditional houses in Halbun

Covered small alley in Halbun with traditional houses

Covered small alley in Halbun with traditional houses

An alley in Halbun town

An alley in Halbun town

Tartus, ash-Shaykh Badr, Entrance gate to al-Kahf castle

Tartus, ash-Shaykh Badr, Entrance gate to al-Kahf castle

An alley in Halbun

An alley in Halbun

View of the town of Halbun in the 1960s with gardens

View of the town of Halbun in the 1960s with gardens

General view of Euphrates valley at Dayr az-Zawr countryside

General view of Euphrates valley at Dayr az-Zawr countryside

The suspension bridge over the Euphrates in Dayr az-Zawr

The suspension bridge over the Euphrates in Dayr az-Zawr

A view of people in traditional dress with a camel in Shahba

A view of people in traditional dress with a camel in Shahba

Bludan houses overlooking the Zabadani plain

Bludan houses overlooking the Zabadani plain

Remains of ancient buildings in Shahba, partly inhabited

Remains of ancient buildings in Shahba, partly inhabited

Palmyra, general view of the Tetrapylon

Palmyra, general view of the Tetrapylon

Agricultural fields and industrial complex near Baniyas

Agricultural fields and industrial complex near Baniyas

General view of the Mediterranean coast near Baniyas

General view of the Mediterranean coast near Baniyas

The Mediterranean coast of Baniyas city in 1960s

The Mediterranean coast of Baniyas city in 1960s

Small river in Baniyas

Small river in Baniyas