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View of the castle of Margat or Markab and the city of Baniyas in Syria.
Soldiers and guilds parade during the festivities which customarily took place when an Ottoman prince was born. The author had occasion to watch such a parade during his stay in Aleppo.
Water cisterns in Kteifa, town at the outskirts of Damascus. According to the author the cisterns provided water to the inn of the city and were also used as water troughs for domestic animals.
The fountain at the courtyard of Sinan Pasha mosque in Damascus.
View of Aleppo, Syria. Ottoman caravan in the foreground.
Tags: Aleppo, Animals, Architecture and built environment, Bovids, Camels, Caravans, Castle of Aleppo, Castles and fortresses, Costume - Hats and headwear, Ethnic groups, Houses, Human types, Merchants / Traders, Mosques, Ottomans, Professions, Social sphere and everyday life, Syria, Travel, Turks, Views, Walls
Plan of the subterranean funerary complex at the necropolis of Amrit, to the south of Tartus in Syria.
The Phoenician funerary monuments known as al Maghazil or Towers of Amrit, at the entrance of Amrit necropolis, to the south of Tartus in Syria.
The castle of Arwad on Arwad island.
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