Large country in the Middle East, Syria has seen a succession of its present territory number of prestigious civilizations, which can be traced over the archaeological and historical heritage of the great cities. Normally, Syria is a friendly country, with which we'll travel safely, discovering its secrets and riches ... Unfortunately, Syria is suffering serious problems and is no longer a possible destination, short term at least. Discover Syria Syria is one of the great states of the Middle East and has its capital in Damascus. Syria is bordered to the north by Turkey, on the east by Iraq, to ??the south by Jordan and Israel, and to the southwest by Lebanon. The country has a short coastline on the Mediterranean Sea. This city has a population of 21,906,000 inhabitants, of which 6 million are concentrated in the capital Damascus. The population of Syria is predominantly Arab (90%), with significant ethnic minorities: Kurds, Armenians, Circassians and Turks. The official language is Arabic. Syria is officially the ic. Nevertheless, it is strongly influenced by the majority religion is Islam (80% of the population). There is a large Christian minority, which is approximately 10% of the population. The main attractions of Syria are archaeological sites and cities whose history dates back to ancient times, as Damascus, Aleppo, Deir az-Zur, Homs, Tartous. These cities have been occupied for thousands of years, and even in the foundations of their my

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