The Ade Syria Tour Day 9 The road to Damascus from Homs December 27th 2008 Well last night was very interesting. Abdul had told us yesterday that there was a wedding party staying in the hotel. Well at about 10:30 last night, just as we had all gone to sleep the most amazing racket started up from somewhere. There were symbols, and horns and drums and shouting and it was so loud that it actually hurt our heads. The noise lasted for about ½ and hour and then stopped aga ... read more
Middle East » Syria » South » Maalula Following the breakup of the Ottoman Empire during World War I, Syria was administered by the French until independence in 1946. In the 1967 Arab-Israeli War, Syria lost the Golan Heights to Israel. Syrian troops - stationed in Lebanon since 1976 in ... ... read more
Some say that life is 95% work and drudgery and 5% fun.
If this is true then really what is the point.
I am therefore starting a new tour of the world and I've dedicated it to proving that life is 95% fun and only 5% work. I am a kiwi who has decided to up-sticks and move to Dubai so I'll keep all that are interested update on this quest. ... full info