May 24 2020

Roofed market, with its seven gates, narrates part of ancient history of Lattakia

Lattakia, SANA_ The roofed market, with its stone walls and archaeological arches, narrates part of the ancient heritage of Lattakia city. The ceilings and domes covering its narrow alleys paved with ancient stones, provide an elegant scene that spices up the fragrance of the past despite the change that has occurred in most of its features. The old market extends over a wide area about one km from the city center. It intersects its markets and main streets, where it is surrounded by Ugarit Square in the south, Souq Al-Sagha and Al-Annaba Street in the north and Al-Quwatli Street in …