In the big Department of Antiquities building on the main street, Homs' Museum contains a rather modest collection of artefacts, from...
Church of the Girdle of Our Lady
From the Christian Quarter along Sharia Abi al-Hawl, continue due east, straight over the crossroad, until you see a small gateway...
From the Church of the Girdle of Our Lady, follow the road that heads off to the north, taking the first right for the Azze Hrawe, a...
On the corner of Sharias al-Jibawi and Qasr ash-Sheikh, this was the most happening bar/cafe/restaurant in the Christian Quarter and...
Lonely Planet review
A little way south of the roundabout at the eastern end of Sharia Shoukri al-Quwatli and tucked down a laneway is the unassuming 20th-century façade of the An-Nuri Mosque, which is actually much older than first appearances might suggest. Just north of the prayer hall, the mosque courtyard contains a curious long, low platform, and an ancient capital is embedded in the western end of the platform.