Bludan hillside houses with galleries on the foot of Anti-Lebanon Mountains

Bludan hillside houses with galleries on the foot of Anti-Lebanon Mountains

Hillside houses of Armanaz on a mountain slope

Hillside houses of Armanaz on a mountain slope

General view of Maʿlula town

General view of Maʿlula town

Jabal ʿAruda, ruins of a temple from the middle of the 4th millennium BC

Jabal ʿAruda, ruins of a temple from the middle of the 4th millennium BC

A view at the town of Maʿlula

A view at the town of Maʿlula

General view of the town of Maʿlula

General view of the town of Maʿlula

General view of Maʿlula

General view of Maʿlula

Village houses with courtyards in Mishrifa (ancient Qatna)

Village houses with courtyards in Mishrifa (ancient Qatna)

Maize field adjacent to the houses of Mishrifa village on top of the city wall of Qatna

Maize field adjacent to the houses of Mishrifa village on top of the city wall of Qatna

View of the city of Yabrud adjacent to agricultural fields

View of the city of Yabrud adjacent to agricultural fields

A view of traditional houses in Jabʿadin village

A view of traditional houses in Jabʿadin village

A traditional house in Jabʿadin

A traditional house in Jabʿadin

General view of Maʿlula town in 1930s

General view of Maʿlula town in 1930s

A part of the city of Harim, located on the northwestern slope of a mountain

A part of the city of Harim, located on the northwestern slope of a mountain

Summerrestaurant in Bludan

Summerrestaurant in Bludan

The village of al-Qirata on the northern slope of the Sajur valley, old lime-washed houses visible.

The village of al-Qirata on the northern slope of the Sajur valley, old lime-washed houses visible.

Luxury summer houses in Bludan

Luxury summer houses in Bludan

Bludan houses overlooking the Zabadani plain

Bludan houses overlooking the Zabadani plain

Armanaz and its agricultural fields

Armanaz and its agricultural fields

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

A view of the Orontes river near Darkush

A view of the Orontes river near Darkush

Rakhla: The City of Wine and Poetry in the Memory of its daughters

an-Nabi Huri (Cyrrhus), Roman hexagonal mausoleum, 3rd century

an-Nabi Huri (Cyrrhus), Roman hexagonal mausoleum, 3rd century

an-Nabi Huri (Cyrrhus), View from inside the Roman mausoleum

an-Nabi Huri (Cyrrhus), View from inside the Roman mausoleum

Traditional houses in a village, near the Sajur river

Traditional houses in a village, near the Sajur river

Excavation of mosaic floor, ʿAyn al-ʿArus

Excavation of mosaic floor, ʿAyn al-ʿArus

Excavation of mosaic floor, ʿAyn al-ʿArus

Excavation of mosaic floor, ʿAyn al-ʿArus

General view of ʿAyn al-ʿArus

General view of ʿAyn al-ʿArus