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The Citadel of Salah Ed-Din (World Heritage Site by Unesco) is a castle in Syria. It is also known as Saône or Saladin Castle. It is located 7 km east of Al-Haffah town and 30 km east of the city of Latakia, in high mountainous terrain on a ridge between two deep ravines and surrounded by forest, the site has been fortified since at least the mid 10th century. In 975 the Byzantine Emperor John I Tzimiskes captured the site and it remained under Byzantine control until around 1108

The Citadel of Salah Ed-Din (World Heritage Site by Unesco) is a castle in Syria. It is also known as Saône or Saladin Castle. It is located 7 km east of Al-Haffah town and 30 km east of the city of Latakia, in high mountainous terrain on a ridge between two deep ravines and surrounded by forest, the site has been fortified since at least the mid 10th century. In 975 the Byzantine Emperor John I Tzimiskes captured the site and it remained under Byzantine control until around 1108

Saladin's Castle. Hair raising trip to up the mountain to this fortress.

Saladin Castle - Archaeological Finds and Continuing Restoration in Syria

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Saladin Castle The Citadel of Salah Ed-Din (Arabic: قلعة صلاح الدين‎, Qal'at Salah al-Din) is a castle in Syria. It is also known as Saône or Saladin Castle.

Saladin Conquest. The Citadel of Aleppo. Really outstanding piece of fortress + castle !!!

The Citadel of Aleppo. Really outstanding piece of fortress + castle !

Syria  -- the CRAC Des Chevalier castle. "Built by the Hospitaller Order of Saint John of Jerusalem from 1142 to 1271. With further construction by the Mamluks in the late 13th century, it ranks among the best-preserved examples of the Crusade castles."

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Syria -- the CRAC Des Chevalier castle. "Built by the Hospitaller Order of Saint John of Jerusalem from 1142 to With further construction by the Mamluks in the late century, it ranks among the best-preserved examples of the Crusade castles.

Période ou styleMédiéval remanié début xixe siècle TypeCitadelle Début construction 1173 Fin construction 1183 Propriétaire initial Saladin

Cairo Citadel (Saladin Citadel) of Cairo, Egypt is a medieval Islamic fortification. The Citadel was fortified by Ayyubid ruler Salah al-Din (Saladin) between 1176 and 1183 CE, to protect it from Crusaders.

Citadel of Aleppo - Syria

One of the oldest palaces in the world can be found in Syria - The Citadel of Aleppo.

Saladin Castle Syria

The Top Things to Do in Lattakia 2017 (with Photos) - TripAdvisor

Shobak, Jordan..It is today named after the nearby village of Shobak; but to the Crusaders it was Crak de Montréal - the fortress of the royal mount. It was built in 1115, in the reign of Baldwin I of Jerusalem, the first of several castles designed to protect the new province of Oultrejourdain from its Muslim enemies, who attacked from the route linking Syria and Egypt — the old King’s Highway.

Shobak Castle Jordan located at about north of Petra, it is today named after the nearby village of Shobak; but to the Crusaders it was Crak de Montréal – the fortress of the royal mount….

The Citadel of Salah Ed-Din is a castle in Syria. It is also known as Saône or Saladin Castle. It is located 7 km east of Al-Haffah town and 30 km east of the city of Latakia, in high mountainous terrain on a ridge between two deep ravines and surrounded by forest, the site has been fortified since at least the mid 10th century. In 975 the Byzantine Emperor John I Tzimiskes captured the site and it remained under Byzantine control until around 1108.

The Citadel of Salah Ed-Din is a castle in Syria. It is also known as Saône or Saladin Castle. It is located 7 km east of Al-Haffah town and 30 km east of the city of Latakia, in high mountainous terrain on a ridge between two deep ravines and surrounded by forest, the site has been fortified since at least the mid 10th century. In 975 the Byzantine Emperor John I Tzimiskes captured the site and it remained under Byzantine control until around 1108.

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