Der Sharqi and the Syrian fields of gold

Here rests the king (khalifeh) Omar ibn Abdul-Aziz, the Omayyad king.

Der Sharqi

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The Syrian gold is…

Fields of gold

A pathway in fields Rural road Aleppo-Damascus highway Syria Countryside Syria - hallmark Syria - hallmark Rural scene

2 thoughts on “Der Sharqi and the Syrian fields of gold

  1. pranoto 08/02/2010 at 01:16 Reply

    assalamualaikum,
    dear sir,

    I plan to travel to Syria of which one of the place I would visit is tomb of Umar bin Abdul Aziz. I read your blog and it is very interesting blog.

    However, I can not find out the location of the tomb. Would you please to share with me the location?.

    I am living in Indonesia. It would be my second visit after the first one in 2005.

    Thank you. Wassalamualaikum

    pranoto

  2. Hovic 08/02/2010 at 07:35 Reply

    The tomb is near the small town of Maaret Annuman, 80 km south of Aleppo, just on Damascus road. From here you must follow the signs of the road to reach there.

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