World Heritage listing. tombs at Palmyra.Palmyra (Arabic: تدمر Tadmor‎) was in ancient times an important city of central Syria, located in an oasis 215 km northeast of Damascus and 120 km southwest of the Euphrates. It has long been a vital caravan city for travellers crossing the Syrian desert .Though the ancient site fell into disuse after the 16th century, it is still known as Tadmor in Arabic, and there is a newer town next to the ruins of the same name. The Palmyrenes constructed a seri

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Dr.Azzouqa on April 22, 2011

Excellent composition.

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Best wishes from Jordan.

Mustafa

kevin mcvay on April 24, 2011

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Thank you Dr.Azzouqa for your visit and kind comments, you will always be welcome. greeting shalom57


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  • Uploaded on September 7, 2008
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    by kevin mcvay
    • Camera: SONY CYBERSHOT
    • Taken on 2003/10/24 04:00:39
    • Exposure: 0.005s (1/200)
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    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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