Didn't know it was the oldest.
Really sad what's been happening on that part of the world right now:(
Finally! A fact I knew! lol
Sure one long arse time
Was a beautiful city but you know with all that happens. Still is beauty. Really interesting Sam.
Interesting fact ;)
A city with quite an interesting, intriguing, brutal and I suppose for historians a fascinating history, but I would suspect that today it would not be on the tourist trail. Some of the WW1 history is well done in the movie, "Lawrence of Arabia".Colin
I just can't help but think about the history and art being destroyed there
I am very sad to think of all the archeological wonders being destroyed in the Syrian civil war. And just to be clear, sadder for the tragic loss of human life.