Syria and Lebanon

Syria and Lebanon

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Overview

Sunlight on the ancient stones of Palmyra and Baalbek, the bustle of the Aleppo souq, the buzz of Beirut's nightlife, the decorative wonders of Damascene houses and picturesque villages beneath Mt Lebanon -- our definitive guide is your essential companion in every corner of this diverse and hospitable region.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781864503333
Publisher: Lonely Planet Publications
Publication date: 08/15/2004
Series: Multi Country Guide Series
Pages: 424
Product dimensions: 5.10(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.74(d)

Table of Contents

Highlights6
Getting Started9
Itineraries13
The Authors19
History21
The Culture39
Environment57
Food & Drink62
Syria71
Damascus75
Around Damascus & the Hauran116
The Coast & Mountains130
Orontes Valley153
Aleppo172
Palmyra to the Euphrates202
Lebanon229
Beirut233
Mt Lebanon & the Chouf Mountains267
Tripoli & the North298
The Bekaa Valley319
The South335
Directory354
Transport380
Health396
World Time Zones402
Language403
Glossary411
Behind the Scenes414
Index417
Legend424

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