Azrak sketch by Marion
November 25, 2019

Azrak is located in Jordan, approximately 100 miles east of Amman, the capital. The official name is Qasr al-Azraq, which literally mean “Blue Fortress”. The large ancient fort was built by the Romans in the 4th century. Its location held strategic value as the Azrak oasis is one of the sources of permanent fresh water…

November 3, 2019

Mar Musa, is properly known as Deir Mar Musa al-Habashi, the literally translation:  Monastery of Saint Moses the Abyssinian. Mar Musa is a well preserved ruin approximately 50 miles north of Damascus. Their preservation for centuries are most likely due to the remote and hidden location in the mountains. During World War I, the ruins…

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