Homage to Syria: ANCIENT PALMYRA (8)

*Was fortunate enough to travel to Syria and see the country in 2008, three years before the war broke out. This is the reminder, the story about the country with immense cultural heritage, posted here with the wholehearted wish for peace to be restored and cities to be rebuilt. The plan of Palmyra shows an … Continue reading Homage to Syria: ANCIENT PALMYRA (8)

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Omaž Siriji: ANTIČKI GRAD PALMIRA (8)

* Imala sam tu sreću da Siriju proputujem sredinom 2008, tri godine pre nego što je počeo rat. Ovo je podsećanje na državu izuzetnog kulturnog nasleđa, uz svesrdnu želju da u Siriji ponovo zavlada mir i da se zemlja brzo obnovi. Plan stare Palmire pokazuje i jednu intrigantnu pojedinost: njena glavna ulica, ili Decumanus Maximus, … Continue reading Omaž Siriji: ANTIČKI GRAD PALMIRA (8)

Homage to Syria: PALMYRA TEMPLE (7)

*Was fortunate enough to travel to Syria and see the country in 2008, three years before the war broke out. This is the reminder, the story about the country with immense cultural heritage, posted here with the wholehearted wish for peace to be restored and cities to be rebuilt. Driving through the desert before the … Continue reading Homage to Syria: PALMYRA TEMPLE (7)

Omaž Siriji: BELOV HRAM U PALMIRI (7)

* Imala sam tu sreću da Siriju proputujem sredinom 2008, tri godine pre nego što je počeo rat. Ovo je podsećanje na državu izuzetnog kulturnog nasleđa, uz svesrdnu želju da u Siriji ponovo zavlada mir i da se zemlja brzo obnovi. Dok smo se vozili kroz sirijsku pustinju, nije mi bilo ni na kraj pameti … Continue reading Omaž Siriji: BELOV HRAM U PALMIRI (7)

Homage to Syria: MAALOULA (6)

*Was fortunate enough to travel to Syria and see the country in 2008, three years before the war broke out. This is the reminder, the story about the country with immense cultural heritage, posted here with the wholehearted wish for peace to be restored and cities to be rebuilt. One of the places in Syria … Continue reading Homage to Syria: MAALOULA (6)

Omaž Siriji: HRIŠĆANSKO SELO MALULA (6)

* Imala sam tu sreću da Siriju proputujem sredinom 2008, tri godine pre nego što je počeo rat. Ovo je podsećanje na državu izuzetnog kulturnog nasleđa, uz svesrdnu želju da u Siriji ponovo zavlada mir i da se zemlja brzo obnovi. Jedno od mesta u Siriji koje bi vam sigurno skrenulo pažnju, nalazi se na … Continue reading Omaž Siriji: HRIŠĆANSKO SELO MALULA (6)

Homage to Syria: ALEPPO BEFORE THE WAR (5)

*Was fortunate enough to travel to Syria and see the country in 2008, three years before the war broke out. This is the reminder, the story about the country with immense cultural heritage, posted here with the wholehearted wish for peace to be restored and cities to be rebuilt. During the rule of the sultan … Continue reading Homage to Syria: ALEPPO BEFORE THE WAR (5)

Omaž Siriji: ALEP PRE RATA (5)

* Imala sam tu sreću da Siriju proputujem sredinom 2008, tri godine pre nego što je počeo rat. Ovo je podsećanje na državu izuzetnog kulturnog nasleđa, uz svesrdnu želju da u Siriji ponovo zavlada mir i da se zemlja brzo obnovi. Za vreme sultana Nur ad-Dina u Alepu je rekonstruisana velika pijaca, po kojoj je … Continue reading Omaž Siriji: ALEP PRE RATA (5)

Homage to Syria: ALEPPO CITADEL (4)

*Was fortunate enough to travel to Syria and see the country in 2008, three years before the war broke out. This is the reminder, the story about the country with immense cultural heritage, posted here with the wholehearted wish for peace to be restored and cities to be rebuilt. Aleppo is the city in the … Continue reading Homage to Syria: ALEPPO CITADEL (4)

Omaž Siriji: ZNAMENITOSTI ALEPA (4)

* Imala sam tu sreću da Siriju proputujem sredinom 2008, tri godine pre nego što je počeo rat. Ovo je podsećanje na državu izuzetnog kulturnog nasleđa, uz svesrdnu želju da u Siriji ponovo zavlada mir i da se zemlja brzo obnovi. Alep (ili Alepo) je grad na severu Sirije i pominje se, pored Damaska, kao … Continue reading Omaž Siriji: ZNAMENITOSTI ALEPA (4)

Homage to Syria: DAMASCUS, THINGS TO KNOW (3)

*Was fortunate enough to travel to Syria and see the country in 2008, three years before the war broke out. This is the reminder, the story about the country with immense cultural heritage, posted here with the wholehearted wish for peace to be restored and cities to be rebuilt. If you enjoy having your coffee … Continue reading Homage to Syria: DAMASCUS, THINGS TO KNOW (3)

Omaž Siriji: DAMASK PRE RATA (3)

* Imala sam tu sreću da Siriju proputujem sredinom 2008, tri godine pre nego što je počeo rat. Ovo je podsećanje na državu izuzetnog kulturnog nasleđa, uz svesrdnu želju da u Siriji ponovo zavlada mir i da se zemlja brzo obnovi. Ako biste kafu, bar onako kako smo na to u Evropi navikli (baštica, stolovi … Continue reading Omaž Siriji: DAMASK PRE RATA (3)

Homage to Syria: GREAT MOSQUE OF DAMASCUS (2)

*Was fortunate enough to travel to Syria and see the country in 2008, three years before the war broke out. This is the reminder, the story about the country with immense cultural heritage, posted here with the wholehearted wish for peace to be restored and cities to be rebuilt. One of the most important buildings … Continue reading Homage to Syria: GREAT MOSQUE OF DAMASCUS (2)

Omaž Siriji: VELIKA DŽAMIJA U DAMASKU (2)

* Imala sam tu sreću da Siriju proputujem sredinom 2008, tri godine pre nego što je počeo rat. Ovo je podsećanje na državu izuzetnog kulturnog nasleđa, uz svesrdnu želju da u Siriji ponovo zavlada mir i da se zemlja brzo obnovi. Ono što je svakako bila glavna atrakcija Damaska jeste Omajadova džamija. Nekada su na … Continue reading Omaž Siriji: VELIKA DŽAMIJA U DAMASKU (2)

Homage to Syria: HISTORY OF DAMASCUS (1)

*Was fortunate enough to travel to Syria and see the country in 2008, three years before the war broke out. This is the reminder, the story about the country with immense cultural heritage, posted here with the wholehearted wish for peace to be restored and cities to be rebuilt. If you have had a chance … Continue reading Homage to Syria: HISTORY OF DAMASCUS (1)

Omaž Siriji: GRAD DAMASK (1)

* Imala sam tu sreću da Siriju proputujem sredinom 2008, tri godine pre nego što je počeo rat. Ovo je podsećanje na državu izuzetnog kulturnog nasleđa, uz svesrdnu želju da u Siriji ponovo zavlada mir i da se zemlja brzo obnovi. Ako ste imali prilike da obiđete Bliski istok, uspomena će vam ostati za ceo … Continue reading Omaž Siriji: GRAD DAMASK (1)

Homage to SYRIA!

This was one of the countries I had in mind when thinking about writing stories from various parts of the world. So rich in history with such diversity in culture and tradition that I feel extremely fortunate to have had the opportunity to visit while there was still peace. It was only two and a … Continue reading Homage to SYRIA!