Damascus, Syria, 2005: The Umayyad Mosque in Damascus is one of the oldest and largest mosques in the world… it’s also known as the fourth holiest site in Islam… Canon EOS 55/17-35

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Bus from Aleppo

Aleppo, Syria, 2005: It took a while to figure out the right mini-bus to take to Tartus on the coast- with a little help from a local.  I’d just spent a few days in Aleppo, the largest city in Syria (and the Levant )and one of the oldest inhabitated cities in the world. Aleppo was […]

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