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

Raqqa, Exterior view of the Raqqa Museum

Raqqa, Exterior view of the Raqqa Museum

General view of the houses of the village of Shaykh Hilal

General view of the houses of the village of Shaykh Hilal

General view of Qalat Salah ad-Din

General view of Qalat Salah ad-Din

A view in Wadi Barada

A view in Wadi Barada

ِAleppo, Khan as-Sabun, partial view from eastern arcade in the first floor

ِAleppo, Khan as-Sabun, partial view from eastern arcade in the first floor

Aleppo, Khan as-Sabun, view of courtyard towards west

Aleppo, Khan as-Sabun, view of courtyard towards west

Courtyard of the Great Mosque, view towards east

Courtyard of the Great Mosque, view towards east

Jabal al-ʿArab, a view of volcanic area

Jabal al-ʿArab, a view of volcanic area

Jisr ash-Shughur, Qalʿat ash-Shugr wa-Bakas, a general view of the the valley around the twin castle

Jisr ash-Shughur, Qalʿat ash-Shugr wa-Bakas, a general view of the the valley around the twin castle

Al-Madrasa al-Hallawiyya, general view of the madrasa from the Great Mosque minaret

Al-Madrasa al-Hallawiyya, general view of the madrasa from the Great Mosque minaret

A view in Wadi Barada

A view in Wadi Barada

Madrasa al-Hallawiyya: interior view at the former Byzantine apse

Madrasa al-Hallawiyya: interior view at the former Byzantine apse

Raqqa, Great Mosque; Aerial view

Raqqa, Great Mosque; Aerial view

A view of the Anti-Lebanon Mountains covered with snow

A view of the Anti-Lebanon Mountains covered with snow

A view from a high peak of the Anti-Lebanon Mountains

A view from a high peak of the Anti-Lebanon Mountains

A view from a high peak of the Anti-Lebanon Mountains

A view from a high peak of the Anti-Lebanon Mountains

View of an orchard in the Eastern Ghouta

View of an orchard in the Eastern Ghouta

View from the Philippeion to the city, Shahba

View from the Philippeion to the city, Shahba

View of Eastern Palace, ar-Raqqa

View of Eastern Palace, ar-Raqqa

Jamiʿ ar-Rumi, general view from the minaret

Jamiʿ ar-Rumi, general view from the minaret

Aleppo, Khan as-Sabun, view at eastern arcade in the first floor

Aleppo, Khan as-Sabun, view at eastern arcade in the first floor

Interior view of the monastery, northwest of Palmyra, Jazil

Interior view of the monastery, northwest of Palmyra, Jazil

View of the Khabur River with a small noria

View of the Khabur River with a small noria

Exterior view of Krak des chevaliers (Qalʿat al-Husn)

Exterior view of Krak des chevaliers (Qalʿat al-Husn)

al-Utrush Mosque, general view of western facade and entrance

al-Utrush Mosque, general view of western facade and entrance

Maronite Cathedral, general view from the outside

Maronite Cathedral, general view from the outside

A view of the courtyard of al-Jamiʿ al-Kabir, Maʿarrat an-Nuʿman

A view of the courtyard of al-Jamiʿ al-Kabir, Maʿarrat an-Nuʿman

View of a niche inside the Castle of Harim

View of a niche inside the Castle of Harim

View from the monastery entrance, northwest of Palmyra, Jazil

View from the monastery entrance, northwest of Palmyra, Jazil