The so-called Artists' Palace occupies a former khan, or travellers' inn; the old storerooms are now used as makeshift studio and...
Approach the Old Town from the south, pass the riverside Choob coffeehouse, then swing off to the right, just before what looks like an...
Azem Palace Museum
This small but lovely museum was once the residence of the governor, As’ad Pasha al-Azem (r 1700-42). The haramlek (women’s quarters),...
Hama’s best restaurant occupies a splendid, open-stone courtyard in the old town, but it’s not just about atmosphere here. The food is...
Hammam al-Uthmaniyya information
Lonely Planet review
The historic Hammam al-Uthmaniyya, is spotlessly clean and popular with the locals.