Footprint Travel Handbook - Syria
With its vast ruins spread out over desert sands and fairytale castles perched on hilltops Syria groans under a weight of monuments that few other countries can match. Thread your way deep into the souks where you'll feel as if the clocks stopped a few centuries back, get lost in the Old City of Damascus or wander the labyrinth streets of Aleppo where the smell of spices scent the air. Footprint's 1st edition Syria Handbook will help you get to grips with the beautiful Byzantine towns and lavish Roman ruins whilst you soak up the renowned hospitality, it's the perfect companion for anyone wishing to explore this beguiling country.
- Detailed listings to help you find the best meze and local hangouts
- Great mapping to help you get around
- History, culture and background section so travellers really get to know this historical heavyweight
- Fantastic accommodation listings