Bonn Damascus | Syria 2004

We trucked 10.000 km on parts of Silk Road from Bonn to Damaskus and back through Austria, Hungary, Serbia, Bulgaria, Turkey, Greece and Italy. In those days before civil war Syria was friendly but aroused.

Our Route Bonn Damaskus | Syria
Our Route Bonn Damaskus | Syria
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Camping below Ucisar | Turkey
Cappadocia | Turkey
Strange Tuff Formations in Cappadocia | Turkey
Ancient Church in Ruins in Göreme | Turkey
Church in Ruins in Göreme | Turkey
Iskenderun Beach | Turkey
Iskenderun Beach | Turkey
Road for everybody | Turkey
Road to Syria for everybody | Turkey
Native Tourists at Assad Lake| Syria
Native Tourists at Assad Barrier Lake, Euphrat | Syria
European Tourists at Assad Lake as well | Syria
European Tourists at Assad Lake as well | Syria
Roman Temple at Euphrat River | Syria
Roman City Remainders at Euphrat River | Syria
Roman Ruins at Euphrat | Syria
Roman Ruins at Euphrat | Syria
View over Fertile Mesopotamia between Euphrat and Tigris | Syria
View over Euphrat and Bagdad Railway | Syria
... And all kinds of Tourists in Deir-Es-Sor | Syria
… And all Kinds of Tourists in Deir-Es-Sor | Syria
Fertile Mesopotamia between Euphrat and Tigris at Iraq Border | Syrai
Mesopotomia between Euphrat and Tigris according to the Bible: ” The land where milk and honey lave”, Iraq Border | Syria
Wonderful Semi Desert Castle at Iraq Border | Syria
Wonderful Semi Desert Castle at Iraq Border | Syria
Ideal Semi Desert Camp Site | Syria
Ideal Semi Desert Camp  on the Way to Palmyra | Syria
Recently Destroyed: Baal Temple in Palmyra| Syria
Recently Destroyed: Baal Temple in Palmyra | Syria
Same with Gate to Palmyra Main Road and Forum |Syria
Same with Gate to Palmyra Holy Road and Forum… | Syria
... Palmyra Theatre... | Syria
… Palmyra Theatre… | Syria
Actual the End of Palmyra Holy Road but Archaeologists will Return| Syria
End of Palmyra Holy Road but Archaeologists will Return | Syria
Traffic in Palmyra | Syria
Traffic in Palmyra | Syria
View over Palmyra before Destruction | Syria
Nice Palmyra Cafe | Syria
Cosy Palmyra Cafe | Syria
Famous Damascus Souk | Syria
Famous Damascus Souk | Syria
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Damas People do like Sweets | Syria
Minaret of Great Umayyad Mosque in Damascus| Syria
Minaret of Great Umayyad Mosque in Damascus | Syria
.. No Entry for Western Female Style | Syria
.. No Entry for Western Female Style | Syria
Umayyad Patio | Syraia
Umayyad Design is Wonderful | Syria
Large Umayyad Patio | Syria
Large Umayyad Patio | Syria
Rest is ideal inside Umayyad | Syria
Ideal Rest inside Umayyad | Syria
Great Arabic Gate Art at Umayyad | Syria
Great Arabic Gate Art at Umayyad | Syria
The Bible says: "It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God", Han | Syria
The Bible Says: “It is easier for a camel to go through this eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God”, Damascus Han | Syria
Classic Osman Movies Made in Damascus | Syria
Classic Osman Movies Made in Damascus | Syria
Assad Father everywhere in Damascus | Syria
Assad Father everywhere in Damascus | Syria
... but the Wooden Roof is Art | Syria
… but the Wooden Roof is Art | Syria
... as are the Doors | Syria
… and so  are the Doors | Syria
Famous Cafe in Damascus | Syria
Famous Cafe in Damascus | Syria
And this is for Damascus Youngsters | Syria
And this is for Damascus Youngsters | Syria
Attractive Offer in Damascus Bakhlava Bakery | Syria
Attractive Offer in Damascus Bakhlava Bakery | Syria
Famous Crusader Castle Craque de Chevalier close to Libanon Border | Syria
Famous Crusader Castle Craque de Chevalier close to Libanon Border | Syria
... and this is the Reason for Building it right here | Syria
… and this is the Reason for Building it right here | Syria
Good Bye Syria at the Border | Turkey
Good Bye Syria at the Border | Turkey
Ok, Too Close to the Border Says friendly Police | Turkey
Ok, Too Close to the Border Says Friendly Police | Turkey
... but not for the Camels, right?
… But Camels Dont Care
View over Turkish Riviera
View over Turkish Riviera
Roman Amphitheater ??? | Turkey
Roman Amphitheater ??? | Turkey
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.... | Turkey
…. | Turkey
Fine Camping at Turtle Beach | Turkey
Camping above Turtle Beach | Turkey
Driver Rest at Turtle Beach | Turkey
Driver Rest at Turtle Beach | Turkey
... Canyon | Trukey
… Canyon Walk | Turkey
View over Bodrum Harbour Seawalk | Turkey
View over Bodrum Harbour and Seawalk | Turkey
Camping at Marmara Beach with Big Vessels going South | Turkey
Camping at Marmara Beach with Big Vessels passing South | Turkey
... and Roman Ruins Closeby | Turkey
… and Roman Ruins Close by | Turkey
Turtles and Snakes all over | Turkey
Turtles and Snakes all over | Turkey
Famous Theater in Epidavros | Turkey
Famous Epidavros Theater  | Turkey
Epidavros | Turkey
Epidavros | Turkey
Cesme Chios Ferry Boat quite Small for a Big Truck on the Way Home | Turkey
Cesme Chios Ferry Boat just right for one Big Truck on its  Way Home | Turkey