Wooden old door, Madinat Dimashq al-Qadima

Wooden old door, Madinat Dimashq al-Qadima

General view of modern residential buildings in Saydnaya

General view of modern residential buildings in Saydnaya

Khan al-ʿArus before the restoration, view from south-west

Khan al-ʿArus before the restoration, view from south-west

View of towards the city and the monastery of Saydnaya

View of towards the city and the monastery of Saydnaya

Houses of stone and concrete in Mnin

Houses of stone and concrete in Mnin

Mnin, general view of Qalamun mountain and the houses scattered on its slopes

Mnin, general view of Qalamun mountain and the houses scattered on its slopes

The western entrance of Maʿbad (temple) ad-Dumayr

The western entrance of Maʿbad (temple) ad-Dumayr

Mnin, Traditional village houses at the foot of the Qalamun Mountains

Mnin, Traditional village houses at the foot of the Qalamun Mountains

Top view of a group of traditional houses in Saydnaya

Top view of a group of traditional houses in Saydnaya

Maʿbad ad-Dumayr (temple), locally known as "the castle"

Maʿbad ad-Dumayr (temple), locally known as “the castle”

A traditional house in Jabʿadin

A traditional house in Jabʿadin

A view of traditional houses in Jabʿadin village

A view of traditional houses in Jabʿadin village

Jabʿadin, the rock wall at Sinnir mountain

Jabʿadin, the rock wall at Sinnir mountain

View of the city of Yabrud adjacent to agricultural fields

View of the city of Yabrud adjacent to agricultural fields

View of the city of Saydnaya with its monastery

View of the city of Saydnaya with its monastery

Al-Khubra lake in Jabal Says

Al-Khubra lake in Jabal Says

Volcanic stones and behind it the Khubra lake, Jabal Says

Volcanic stones and behind it the Khubra lake, Jabal Says

Remains of the entrance of al-Walid palace, Qasr Says in Jabal Says

Remains of the entrance of al-Walid palace, Qasr Says in Jabal Says

Courtyard of the monastery of Mar Musa al-Habashi

Courtyard of the monastery of Mar Musa al-Habashi

An agricultural field and poplar trees in Yabrud

An agricultural field and poplar trees in Yabrud

Natural view near the village of ʿArna on Jabal ash-Shaykh

Natural view near the village of ʿArna on Jabal ash-Shaykh

Remains of Qasr Says or the palace of al-Walid in Jabal Says

Remains of Qasr Says or the palace of al-Walid in Jabal Says

Tomb carved into the rock, ʿAyn as-Sahib

Tomb carved into the rock, ʿAyn as-Sahib

The Monastery of St Sergius, Maʿlula

The Monastery of St Sergius, Maʿlula

A view at the town of Maʿlula

A view at the town of Maʿlula

A general view of az-Zabadani city, which lies on the foothills of the the Anti-Lebanon Mountains

A general view of az-Zabadani city, which lies on the foothills of the the Anti-Lebanon Mountains

View from far to the Monastery of Mar Taqla, Maʿlula

View from far to the Monastery of Mar Taqla, Maʿlula

Zabadani Plains with trees and agriculture

Zabadani Plains with trees and agriculture

Restaurant with terrasse and fountain in Mnin

Restaurant with terrasse and fountain in Mnin

The foothills of Antilibanon- Mountains overlooking the Zabadani plain

The foothills of Antilibanon- Mountains overlooking the Zabadani plain