In the Middle East there is a country with one of the oldest capitals in the world - Damascus, and it is called Syria. The west of the country is bordering the Mediterranean Sea, the climate is subtropical. The temperature in summer reaches 33 degrees above zero. Despite this the rest of the country can hardly be called a resort as most of the tourists reserve hotels in Syria for exciting excursions. Syria is known for its fascinating architectural monuments, amazing combination of such religions as Christianity and Islam, picturesque seaside resort of the Shatt-al-Azraq and many other attractions. Hotel prices in Syria are high but with the help of hotel price comparison you can find lodging in Syria at the best price. Most lodging including cheap hotels in Syria have parking, a restaurant and Internet access. In Syria you will appreciate a wide selection of 5-star lodging but there are no apartments here. Attractions in Syria will satisfy any tourist as you can get acquainted with pre-ancient epoch and visit famous eastern markets. If you want to get to know the local customs and traditions closer you should come to Syria, Hama, in April when the annual spring festival is taking place.