Jabal al-ʿArab, natural landscape of volcanic mountain

Jabal al-ʿArab, natural landscape of volcanic mountain

Hama, general overview at the Jisriyya/Bridge Noria (waterwheel)

Hama, general overview at the Jisriyya/Bridge Noria (waterwheel)

Hama, general view of the "Four Norias", the two Bischriyyat and two Uthmaniyyat

Hama, general view of the “Four Norias”, the two Bischriyyat and two Uthmaniyyat

A view of an-Nuri Mosque and the Kilaniyya Norias (water wheels), Hama

A view of an-Nuri Mosque and the Kilaniyya Norias (water wheels), Hama

The dome of Maqam Salah ad-Din al-Ayyubi

The dome of Maqam Salah ad-Din al-Ayyubi

Noria (water wheel) axis

Noria (water wheel) axis

Courtyard of the monastery of Mar Musa al-Habashi

Courtyard of the monastery of Mar Musa al-Habashi

Khan Sulayman Basha, view into the courtyard

Khan Sulayman Basha, view into the courtyard

General view from the north, Temple of Bel

General view from the north, Temple of Bel

A general view of a part of monumental buildings

A general view of a part of monumental buildings

Left volute of the lintel, Damascus Gate, Palmyra

Left volute of the lintel, Damascus Gate, Palmyra

Damascus Gate, City Wall of Palmyra

Damascus Gate, City Wall of Palmyra

Palmyra, Tetrapylon, rose granite columns from Aswan, 3rd century

Palmyra, Tetrapylon, rose granite columns from Aswan, 3rd century

Funerary temple, Palmyra

Funerary temple, Palmyra

General view of Damascus citadel from northwest

General view of Damascus citadel from northwest

General view of al-Qarmani Bath and garden

General view of al-Qarmani Bath and garden

Part of the noria wheel

Part of the noria wheel

al-Qunaytra, The church of Greek Orthodox

al-Qunaytra, The church of Greek Orthodox

General view of Jaʿbar castle on the left bank of the Euphrates

General view of Jaʿbar castle on the left bank of the Euphrates

The Euphrates River near Tall Sabi Abyad

The Euphrates River near Tall Sabi Abyad

Jaʿbar Castle in at-Tabqa, General view

Jaʿbar Castle in at-Tabqa, General view

The suspension bridge over the Euphrates in Dayr az-Zawr

The suspension bridge over the Euphrates in Dayr az-Zawr

The suspension bridge over the Euphrates in Dayr az-Zawr

The suspension bridge over the Euphrates in Dayr az-Zawr

View of a group of monumental buildings in Palmyra, Theater, Agora

View of a group of monumental buildings in Palmyra, Theater, Agora

View from the top towards the oasis and the ruins of Palmyra

View from the top towards the oasis and the ruins of Palmyra

General view of Hiraqla victory monument, near Raqqa

General view of Hiraqla victory monument, near Raqqa

General view of Tall Mardikh (Ebla)

General view of Tall Mardikh (Ebla)

The historical watermill of ʿAyn al-ʿArus

The historical watermill of ʿAyn al-ʿArus

Jabal ʿAruda, a view towards the Euphrates

Jabal ʿAruda, a view towards the Euphrates

Boats trip on the Euphrates River, near Jabal ʿAruda

Boats trip on the Euphrates River, near Jabal ʿAruda