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Very Nice, But Check the Time!

My wife and really enjoyed walking around the streets of the Old Quarter but we messed up our... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2011
Flat_Planet
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New York City, New York
very nice

this is a great place to drive through or walk around to see how life was like log tome ago. the... read more

Reviewed March 8, 2011
abrarnajjar
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Chicago, Illinois
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Jan 4, 2017
“A bit bombed”
Jul 27, 2016
“One of the most magnificent experiences in one's life”
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Aleppo, Syria
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Reviewed April 7, 2011

My wife and really enjoyed walking around the streets of the Old Quarter but we messed up our timing - most of the churches are open to tourists from 8AM - Noon (or 1PM) and then are closed the rest of the day. Some re-open...More

1  Thank Flat_Planet
Reviewed March 8, 2011

this is a great place to drive through or walk around to see how life was like log tome ago. the architecture is really nice and i recommend you visiting on a non-Friday so you can be able to enter all the shops they have.

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Reviewed September 3, 2009

I am not sure who was more startled; me or the rat. He scuttled into a large opening below a stone dwelling and I wandered on through deserted, narrow streets to see more of ancient Aleppo on a Friday. A medieval city whose original buildings...More

2  Thank Geoff_from_Oz
Reviewed January 10, 2009

No doubt, the souqs are fabulous when all the shops are open and everything is bustling. However, I found myself there on a Friday when all Muslim shops are closed and was expecting a pretty drab experience. Instead, I found that I was actually able...More

1  Thank travellerin30s
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