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Damascus Map, Syria

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Damascus Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Damascus with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Damascus useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Damascus!

Damascus Sightseeing

When in Damascus, the adventure seeking spirit of any individual is somehow revitalized. This can be owed to the numerous sources of fun and the personal trips that can happen in this one big city. Therefore, when anywhere in Syria, never forget to visit its capital for an adventurous experience and also an enlightening phenomenon for the soul. read more

Damascus History

In early 1516, the Ottoman Empire captured the city. They stayed in power for over 400 years. The Arab revolt in 1918 led to the driving away of the Ottomans. After the world war, the city was under the rule of the allies until its full independence in the year 1946.  read more

Damascus Travel Guide

While the arrival of the Aramaeans, (who were essentially Semitic nomads from Mesopotamia) introduced the people of Damascus to a proper water distribution system, teaching them the importance of constructing canals and tunnels, it was only the later Romans followed by the Umayyads who perfected this part of the water system that still exists in the old city today. read more

Damascus Nightlife

Typical of any Muslim city, the city of Damascus has maintained a conservative stance when it comes to nightlife. The Syrian, although generally friendly people, is dedicated to their religious duty of upholding the Muslim traditions and cultures in any of its cities. That is why, nightclubbing is confined only to the four corners of the international hotels. read more

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