Visit Damascus, the oldest continuously populated city in the world! If its historical culture that you are after don’t miss out on the great walls and gates which surround its northern and eastern sides with the oldest parts dating back to the roman period. Make sure to visit the Azm palace originally built in 1750 and houses some of the best museums of arts and popular traditions in the world. If you’re feeling hungry make sure to try the local delicacy of Baklava which consists of sweet pastry, chopped nuts and is sweetened with either syrup or honey. Damascus also houses one of oldest and largest mosques in the world, known as the Ummayad Mosque the site is of great importance and makes for an impressive scene. So fly with Austrian Airlines now to Damascus and visit one of the most picturesque cities in the world.

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