While I was in Damascus in 2011 I saw few beautiful places in Old city. Agenor boutique palace located on the Street called Straight, mentioned several times in Bible, Nassan palace – unique family house, Khan al Pasha, where I saw amazing exhibition of art, and Azm palace.
Boutique hotel Agenor is located right in the center of Damascus the city where seven civilizations meet in the STRAIGHT STREET
Al – Nassan palace, The Nassan family have been living in this beautiful old Damascene house for generations.
Khan As’sad Pasha, Damascus
Khan As’sad Pasha, Damascus, is the largest khan in the Old City of Damascus
Exhibition in Khan As’ad Pasha, Old Damascus
Maktab Anbar, Old Damascus, The house was built as a private residence by a local Jewish notable Mr. Anbar in the mid 19th century and was later confiscated by the Ottoman government after Mr. Anbar went bankrupt.
Azm Palace, Damascus, The largest and arguably the most beautiful of the Damascene courtyard homes, this was built in 1749 by the governor of Damascus, As’ad Pasha al-Azem
Azm Palace, interior, Old Damascus
Azm Palace, Damascus, scene of glassblowing