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Address: Sharia Ath-Tharwa, Damascus, Syria
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Grea Historical Place

Damascus is the most Historical place in the world, people are kind and very cooperative, you must visit the city once the was is down.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 10, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Damascus is the most Historical place in the world, people are kind and very cooperative, you must visit the city once the was is down.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

You can feel like inside historic pages of humanity , doors of Damascus take you to the pages of bible . Lot of antiques amazing place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2011

After seeing many castles and citadels in Europe I was a bit disappointed on the overall size of the Damascus Citadel. Don't get me wrong as you must see it and enjoy the sights in and outside. My best shots came along the left wall outside of the citadel along the old river!! Great moments for some great photo's!!

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Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2011

Underrestoration,,,,but all lookings agve us an impression that this Citadel will take half day when we will come back...

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