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Abu al Qusur Destination Guide

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Abu al Qusur in the region of Hama is a town located in Syria - some 135 mi (or 218 km) North-East of Damascus, the country's capital.

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Local time in Abu al Qusur is now 09:55 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Damascus" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Palmyra, Madabah, Qubaybat, Idlib, Homs or Unq al Jarrah. When in this area, you might want to check out Abu Hurayj, Umm Hurayzah, Tawtah, Tall al Aghar, Suruj and Abu al Qusur as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Syria 2010 - The Foosball Challenge!

02:47 min ( November 25, 2010 by TenkanVlog)
Views: 190 - Rating: 5/5

Wanna know how we got here in the first place? Follow the yellow-bricked link! - In Syria, my brothers and I challenge our two uncles, Fahad and Feras, to an ultimate Foosball Challeng...

Island of Peace Israel Border with Jorda...

02:00 min ( April 05, 2010 by Jim Qualls)
Views: 1,102 - Rating: 5/5

Site where 7 Jewish school girls were murdered by Jordanian soldier in 1997. Rogue Jordan Soldier Kills 7 Israeli Schoolgirls Mideast: Brutal attack on children at scenic 'Island of Peace' border post...

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Interesting facts about this location

Qasr ibn Wardan

Qasr ibn Wardan (قصر أبن وردان in Arabic) is a sixth-century military complex located in the Syrian desert, approximately 60 kilometres northeast from Hama near the town of al-Hamraa. The complex of a palace, church and barracks was erected in the mid-sixth century by the Byzantine Emperor Justinian I (r. 527–565) as a part of a defensive line against the Sassanid Persians.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 35.3, 37.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:6th-century architecture, Archaeological sites in Hama Governorate, Buildings and structures in Hama Governorate, Buildings of Justinian I, Byzantine forts, Castles in Syria