Popular restaurants on both banks of the Barada River

Popular restaurants on both banks of the Barada River

The suspension bridge over the Euphrates in Dayr az-Zawr

The suspension bridge over the Euphrates in Dayr az-Zawr

A view of the Euphrates in Dayr az-Zawr

A view of 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

Jabal ʿAruda, a view towards the Euphrates

Jabal ʿAruda, a view towards the Euphrates

Shore zone of the Euphrates with tree vegetation of Lake Assad

Shore zone of the Euphrates with tree vegetation of Lake Assad

Picnic on the Euphrates bank, al-Furat al-Aʿla (the Upper Euphrates Valley)

Picnic on the Euphrates bank, al-Furat al-Aʿla (the Upper Euphrates Valley)

Popular restaurants on both banks of the Barada River

Popular restaurants on both banks of the Barada River

View from airplane to the upper reaches of the Sajur (mainly on Turkish territory, border strip of Syria visible at upper right)

View from airplane to the upper reaches of the Sajur (mainly on Turkish territory, border strip of Syria visible at upper right)

General view of the Orontes valley in the 1960s

General view of the Orontes valley in the 1960s

Al-Asad artificial lake, view to the Tabqa dam

Al-Asad artificial lake, view to the Tabqa dam

An artificial canal, al-Furat al-Aʿla (the Upper Euphrates Valley)

An artificial canal, al-Furat al-Aʿla (the Upper Euphrates Valley)

Grazing sheep on the Euphrates

Grazing sheep on the Euphrates

A village with reed thatched roofed houses in al-Ghab Plain

A village with reed thatched roofed houses in al-Ghab Plain

Painting of Euphrates at at-Tibni, 1899

Painting of Euphrates at at-Tibni, 1899

Noria (water wheel) with aqueduct in ar-Rastan in 1930

Noria (water wheel) with aqueduct in ar-Rastan in 1930

Natural landscape of the Tigris valley

Natural landscape of the Tigris valley

Bridge over the Euphrates, ar-Raqqa

Bridge over the Euphrates, ar-Raqqa

Al-Kilaniyya neighborhood in Hama

Al-Kilaniyya neighborhood in Hama

Bridge over the Euphrates, ar-Raqqa

Bridge over the Euphrates, ar-Raqqa

The Euphrates in Raqqa

The Euphrates in Raqqa

Euphrates plain near the mouth of the Sajur, limestone massif on the south side ((before the flooding of lake Tishrin)

Euphrates plain near the mouth of the Sajur, limestone massif on the south side ((before the flooding of lake Tishrin)

Qasr Asʿad Basha al-ʿAzm, courtyard and arcade

Qasr Asʿad Basha al-ʿAzm, courtyard and arcade

Ajiqbash house, view of the courtyard, south-east corner

Ajiqbash house, view of the courtyard, south-east corner

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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

Hama, Waterwheels of Kilaniyya, al-Tawafira and al-Jaʿbariyya

Hama, Waterwheels of Kilaniyya, al-Tawafira and al-Jaʿbariyya

Al-Jisriyya norias (water wheel), Hama

Al-Jisriyya norias (water wheel), Hama

A view towards the Euphrates, Jabal ʿAruda

A view towards the Euphrates, Jabal ʿAruda