Life in the centre of Damascus

Images from only the centre of Damascus, Syria 2019.

Beirut Street life

Images from Beirut, June 2019.

The Middle Beast

Random images from Beirut

Sabra…

Images from Sabra, the area of Beirut notoriously known for the massacre that took place in Sabra and Shatila in 1982.

 

Beirut National Museum and beyond

A few pictures from the National Museum in Beirut and from a few wanderings in Eastern Beirut and Qaa.

Beirut – Just below the surface

A few images of traces from the civil war still visible in Beirut….

Antioch and Edessa

A few pics from Antioch and Edessa in Eastern Turkey. Both were Crusader centres, while Antioch apparently played host to St Peter, who established a church there, Edessa was allegedly the birthplace of Abraham.

The Walls of Antioch

A few images from the walls of Antioch/Antakya/Hatay dating back from the Romans and breeched by the crusaders in 1098. The gate is the “Iron Gate” to the west of the city.

The world of yesteryear – Lebanon & Syria

A collection of images from Lebanon and Syria with a mediocre camera…. Enjoy 🙂

Istanbul street photography

Images from the streets of Istanbul….