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Dead City of Serjilla

Aleppo, Syria
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was amazing place

It was very historical and amazing place but unfortunately as I see on news terrorists groups... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
Mehmet Nezir Y
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Istanbul, Turkey
Serene

Never been to a place like this in all my travels. It is steeped with mystery and has a feel of... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2015
Abu Nar S
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Nairobi Region, Kenya
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2 Aug 2017
“was amazing place”
9 Sep 2015
“Serene”
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Reviewed August 2, 2017

It was very historical and amazing place but unfortunately as I see on news terrorists groups occupied there and damaged all historical place :(

Thank Mehmet Nezir Y
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Reviewed September 9, 2015

Never been to a place like this in all my travels. It is steeped with mystery and has a feel of sereneness that I have never experienced before.

1  Thank Abu Nar S
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Reviewed July 5, 2012

THis site is eerie in that the whole population up and left without leaving clues at to why. THey church and the baths are well preserved as are a few houses, one even has a arch inside showing how they built second floors. Some of...More

4  Thank tumbuna
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Reviewed November 28, 2011

I love abandoned places and Serjilla was one of the most amazing of the kind I visited. The misty weather definitely helped, bringing an extra dramatic atmosphere. Also the fact that there was absolutely nobody there was good.

1  Thank TorgutPt
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Reviewed April 7, 2011

There are a number of "Dead Cities" in this part of Syria, basically ancient ghost towns. Serjilla is supposed to be the most intact one and my wife and I found it fascinating, very fun to explore on your own. It is has several good...More

1  Thank Flat_Planet
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Reviewed May 18, 2010

It's further than I expected the drive from Aleppo to Serjilla, but if you take the right route you'll be treated to a snaking piece of black top through some nicely undulating olive and fruit orchards, connecting up a series of these Dead Cities. It's...More

2  Thank jonnymaserati
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Reviewed January 10, 2009

The Dead City of Serjilla is just too cool. It's a series of abandoned stone buildings that once comprised an obviously bustling urban center. These days, you can see everything from in-tact buildings to crumbling ones. There are no paintings that I could see, but...More

4  Thank travellerin30s
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