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Season 9, Episode 8 Syria

First Aired: November 7, 2010

A tour of Syria begins in Damascus, a UNESCO World Heritage site, where the city's labyrinthine souk is explored. Other destinations include Bosra, which is a stopover for pilgrims on their way to Mecca; the Crusader castles in the Ansariye Mountains; four "dead" cities; and Aleppo, a crossroads of the ancient Silk Routes.