This is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in history. It was the meeting-point of several important commercial roads in the north. And the second capital of Syria. (350km north of Damascus).
Abraham is said to have camped on the on the acropolis which. Long before his time, served as the foundation of a fortress (where the Aleppo citadel is standing now).
He milked his grey cow there, hence Aleppo’s name: (Halab al-Shahba).
The Ministry of Tourism in the Arab.
تقديم عضو مجلس الادارة الدكتور محمد خواتمي