Gallery

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

Traditional houses near as-Sajur river

Traditional houses near as-Sajur river

Village alley in the Balikh region with calf and goats

Village alley in the Balikh region with calf and goats

The historical centre of Maʿlula with St. Lawandius Church and hillside houses facing the valley

The historical centre of Maʿlula with St. Lawandius Church and hillside houses facing the valley

Darat ʿAzza, city located along the St. Simeon Monastery road

Darat ʿAzza, city located along the St. Simeon Monastery road

A crowd in the 'Afrin, at the time of the cotton harvest

A crowd in the ‘Afrin, at the time of the cotton harvest

View of the old town from Maʿlula with its traditionally light blue painted facades

View of the old town from Maʿlula with its traditionally light blue painted facades

South-west Syria: Qalamun Mountains, the village of Maʿlula with its light blue or white house paintings

South-west Syria: Qalamun Mountains, the village of Maʿlula with its light blue or white house paintings

East of the Ghuta, rural houses in the Marj area

East of the Ghuta, rural houses in the Marj area

Ghuta of Damascus, an alley in one of the villages

Ghuta of Damascus, an alley in one of the villages

Traditional houses in a village, near the Sajur river

Traditional houses in a village, near the Sajur river

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.

General view of Maʿlula town in 1930s

General view of Maʿlula town in 1930s

A view of traditional houses in Jabʿadin village

A view of traditional houses in Jabʿadin village

Maʿlula, traditional hillside houses with galleries during the 1960s

Maʿlula, traditional hillside houses with galleries during the 1960s

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

General view of Masyaf city

General view of Masyaf city

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 traditional house in Jabʿadin

A traditional house in Jabʿadin

General view of Maʿlula town

General view of Maʿlula town

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

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

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

Summerrestaurant in Bludan

Summerrestaurant in Bludan

Luxury summer houses in Bludan

Luxury summer houses in Bludan