Syria Travel Guide

Check out all the places Andrew Zimmern visits on the Syria episode of Bizarre Foods.


Activities
Souk Al Hamadiya
Andrew tours the souk with Roula Nasrallah to visit herbalists, ice cream shops and cheese makers.
  • Damascus, Syria
  • Damascus, Damascus Governorate Syria

Souk Al Hamadiya

Andrew tours the souk with Roula Nasrallah to visit herbalists, ice cream shops and cheese makers.
Damascus, Syria Damascus, Damascus Governorate, Syria
Food Stands in Old City
Andrew tours the Old city and eats, chicken shwarma, kidney & liver kabobs, salty Bedouin cheese and more.
  • Damascus, Syria
  • Damascus, Damascus Governorate Syria

Food Stands in Old City

Andrew tours the Old city and eats, chicken shwarma, kidney & liver kabobs, salty Bedouin cheese and more.
Damascus, Syria Damascus, Damascus Governorate, Syria
Roman Ruins
Andrew tours ancient ruins in Palmyra, visits a Bedouin family and eats masef, a stewed whole goat with yogurt sauce.
  • Palmyra, Syria
  • Palmyra, Homs Governorate Syria

Roman Ruins

Andrew tours ancient ruins in Palmyra, visits a Bedouin family and eats masef, a stewed whole goat with yogurt sauce.
Palmyra, Syria Palmyra, Homs Governorate, Syria
Aleppo Souk
Andrew tours the great Aleppo souk with food researcher and culinary tour operator Hassan Khojah to taste camel hump sausage.
  • Aleppo, Syria
  • Aleppo, Aleppo Governorate Syria

Aleppo Souk

Andrew tours the great Aleppo souk with food researcher and culinary tour operator Hassan Khojah to taste camel hump sausage.
Aleppo, Syria Aleppo, Aleppo Governorate, Syria
Aleppo Breadmaker
A breadmaker bakes Arabic bread in an old mechanized oven system with conveyor belts.
  • Aleppo, Syria
  • Aleppo, Aleppo Governorate Syria

Aleppo Breadmaker

A breadmaker bakes Arabic bread in an old mechanized oven system with conveyor belts.
Aleppo, Syria Aleppo, Aleppo Governorate, Syria
Al Midan
This is the place to get late night food in the city. The street hosts shwarma stands, sweet shops and traditional restaurants.
  • Damascus, Syria
  • Damascus, Damascus Governorate Syria

Al Midan

This is the place to get late night food in the city. The street hosts shwarma stands, sweet shops and traditional restaurants.
Damascus, Syria Damascus, Damascus Governorate, Syria
King of Ejja Street Stall
Andrew and Hassan Khojah visits this tiny street food stall that only make one thing, fried omelets prepared one way.
  • Aleppo, Syria
  • Aleppo, Aleppo Governorate Syria

King of Ejja Street Stall

Andrew and Hassan Khojah visits this tiny street food stall that only make one thing, fried omelets prepared one way.
Aleppo, Syria Aleppo, Aleppo Governorate, Syria
Pistache d' Alep
Andrew goes to Syria's finest sweet shop to see how they make their famous pistachio sweets.
  • Aleppo, Syria
  • Aleppo, Aleppo Governorate Syria

Pistache d' Alep

Andrew goes to Syria's finest sweet shop to see how they make their famous pistachio sweets.
Aleppo, Syria Aleppo, Aleppo Governorate, Syria

Restaurants & Bars
Abu Abdo Ful
Andrew tries the classic Syrian breakfast of ful with his guide Hassan Khouja.
  • Aleppo, Syria
  • Aleppo, Aleppo Governorate Syria

Abu Abdo Ful

Andrew tries the classic Syrian breakfast of ful with his guide Hassan Khouja.
Aleppo, Syria Aleppo, Aleppo Governorate, Syria
Al Mahabah
Andrew has dinner of various sheep parts, including sheep feet and instestines.
  • Damascus, Syria
  • Damascus, Damascus Governorate Syria

Al Mahabah

Andrew has dinner of various sheep parts, including sheep feet and instestines.
Damascus, Syria Damascus, Damascus Governorate, Syria
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