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Touring Aandqet in Lebanon.

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Aandqet in the region of Aakkâr is located in Lebanon - some 67 mi (or 108 km) North-East of Beirut, the country's capital city.

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Time in Aandqet is now 05:52 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Beirut" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Tall Kalakh, Homs, Hadidah, Damascus or Qoubaiyat. Being here already, consider visiting Biyout Zabboud, Aaouade, Sindianet Zeidane, Cheikhlar, Aandqet and Aakkar el Aatiqa. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.






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Krak des Chevaliers

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Syria - Crac Des Chevaliers

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Interesting facts about this location

Mish Mish

Mish Mish, also spelled Michmich, is a village located in the Akkar district in North Governorate of Lebanon. Mish Mish is situated 1100 metres above sea level in the mountainous terrain of the north. The closest major city to the village is Tripoli 45 km to the west; the Lebanese capital Beirut is 129 km to the southwest.

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Located at 34.59, 36.31 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Akkar District, Populated places in the North Governorate

Battle of Kadesh

The Battle of Kadesh (also Qadesh) took place between the forces of the Egyptian Empire under Ramesses II and the Hittite Empire under Muwatalli II at the city of Kadesh on the Orontes River, in what is now the Syrian Arab Republic. The battle is generally dated to 1274 BC, and is the earliest battle in recorded history for which details of tactics and formations are known. It was probably the largest chariot battle ever fought, involving perhaps 5,000–6,000 chariots.

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Located at 34.59, 36.31 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:1270s BC, 13th-century BC conflicts, Battles involving ancient Egypt, Battles involving the Canaanites, Battles involving the Hittite Empire, Canaan, Military history of Syria, Ramesses II

Laodicea ad Libanum

Laodicea ad Libanum (Laodicea of Lebanon) – Greek: Λαοδικεια η προς Λίβανου), also transliterated as Laodiceia or Laodikeia; also Cabrosa, Scabrosa and Cabiosa Laodiceia – was an ancient Hellenistic city on the Orontes in Coele-Syria, the remains of which are found approximately 25 km southwest of Homs, Syria. The city is mentioned by Strabo (xvi. p. 755) as the commencement of the Marsyas Campus, which extended along the west side of the Orontes, near its source.

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Located at 34.59, 36.31 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek sites in Syria, Archaeological sites in Syria, Former populated places in Syria, Hellenistic colonies, Roman sites in Syria, Titular sees in Asia

Kadesh

For other uses see Qadesh Kadesh was an ancient city of the Levant, located on or near the headwaters or ford of the Orontes River. It is surmised by Kenneth Kitchen to be the ruins at Tell Nebi Mend, about 24 kilometers southwest of Homs near Al Qusayr in what is now western Syria but is located in the text of the inscriptions at the Battle of Kadesh as near Tunip in the land of the Amurru.

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Located at 34.59, 36.31 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Amarna letters locations, Archaeological sites in Homs Governorate, Canaanite cities, Former populated places in Syria

Saint George's Monastery, Homs

Saint George Monastery or Deir Mar Georges is a historic Antiochian Orthodox monastery located in northwestern Syria's "Valley of the Christians" (وادي النصارة, Wadi al-Nasara) in the town of Meshtaye, a village belonging to the Homs Governorate, just a few kilometers north of the famous castle Krak des Chevaliers. The valley is a regional center of Greek Orthodox Christianity since the 6th century.

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Located at 34.59, 36.31 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Homs Governorate, Christian monasteries established in the 5th century, Christian monasteries in Syria