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The Closeum Plus

What strucks here, other than being the biggest Coliseum outside Rome, is the three different types... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
BrazilWiz
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Sao Paulo, SP
Ancient City of Bosra

Bosra (Arabic: بصرى‎ Buṣrā, also spelled Bostra, Busrana, Bozrah, Bozra and officially known Busra... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2015
TraveLover1010
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Canada
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6 May 2018
“The Closeum Plus”
30 Apr 2015
“Ancient City of Bosra”
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Bosra, Syria
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

What strucks here, other than being the biggest Coliseum outside Rome, is the three different types of stones which were used in building this amazing piece of art. You find here granite, sandstone and blackstone distributed in an artistic way. The Coliseum, the diverse architecture...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2015

Bosra (Arabic: بصرى‎ Buṣrā, also spelled Bostra, Busrana, Bozrah, Bozra and officially known Busra al-Sham Arabic: بصرى الشام‎) is a town in southern Syria, administratively belonging to the Daraa District of the Daraa Governorate. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Bosra had...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2013

Amazing architecture and history. Could be a litle cleaner, but still an amazing adventure. There was a little 'cafe' on the top level for snacks and tea. Restroom facilties were unpleasant - take along some hand sanitizer.

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Reviewed 3 August 2013

i did not know that this place existed in syria and when i did i was amazed. its pure authentic and historic and you feel like you're in greece/romania you wouldnt expect this in syria its really a place worth visiting. There are many old...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2012

It is said that this is the best preserved original Roman coliseum on earth till now and it seems that this is very true. At least for us, this was the best of kind we've ever seen. We headed south from Damascus the capital, driving...More

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