General view over al-Ghab Plain

General view over al-Ghab Plain

View at ar-Ruj plain from an orchard

View at ar-Ruj plain from an orchard

Harvest of cotton in ar-Ruj plain

Harvest of cotton in ar-Ruj plain

Agriculture in ar-Ruj plain

Agriculture in ar-Ruj plain

Gallery

Plan of Krak des Chevaliers

Plan of Krak des Chevaliers

Inside of Krak des Chevaliers

Inside of Krak des Chevaliers

A general view of the Krak de Chevaliers at the sunset

A general view of the Krak de Chevaliers at the sunset

Krak des Chevaliers, courtyards

Krak des Chevaliers, courtyards

General view of Krak des Chevaliers in an-Nasara valley area

General view of Krak des Chevaliers in an-Nasara valley area

A side of Krak des Chevaliers

A side of Krak des Chevaliers

General view of the Krak des Chevaliers

General view of the Krak des Chevaliers

Artificial irrigation, al-Ghab Plain

Artificial irrigation, al-Ghab Plain

Artificial field irrigation and drinking water supplies, al-Ghab Plain

Artificial field irrigation and drinking water supplies, al-Ghab Plain

Artificial field irrigation and drinking water supplies, al-Ghab Plain

Artificial field irrigation and drinking water supplies, al-Ghab Plain

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

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

Transporting sugar beets in al-Ghab Plain

Transporting sugar beets in al-Ghab Plain

Grazing sheep on the edge of al-Ghab Plain

Grazing sheep on the edge of al-Ghab Plain

A shepherd-boy with his herd, on the edge of al-Ghab Plain

A shepherd-boy with his herd, on the edge of al-Ghab Plain

Ghab plain: thatched mud houses, 1963

Ghab plain: thatched mud houses, 1963

in the Ghab plain: thatched mud houses, 1963

in the Ghab plain: thatched mud houses, 1963

VW-"beatle" in the center of the Ghab Plain

VW-“beatle” in the center of the Ghab Plain

View of a road in al-Ghab Plain

View of a road in al-Ghab Plain

View of al-Mudiq castle overlooking the plain of al-Ghab

View of al-Mudiq castle overlooking the plain of al-Ghab

View from Qalat al-Mudhiq to the lower village and the Ottoman Khan in the Orontes plain

View from Qalat al-Mudhiq to the lower village and the Ottoman Khan in the Orontes plain

Sahl Hawran (Hawran Plain), The traditional operation of threshing wheat

Sahl Hawran (Hawran Plain), The traditional operation of threshing wheat

Sahl Hawran (Hawran Plain), agricultral area

Sahl Hawran (Hawran Plain), agricultral area

Natural landscape and agriculture in Sahl Hawran (Hawran plain)

Natural landscape and agriculture in Sahl Hawran (Hawran plain)

Threshing in Sahl Hawran (Hawran Plain): farmers are separating wheat from chaff

Threshing in Sahl Hawran (Hawran Plain): farmers are separating wheat from chaff

New buildings still empty for agricultural purposes in the Ghab-plain

New buildings still empty for agricultural purposes in the Ghab-plain