Ancient Norias in Hama, Syria, originally uploaded by friend_faraway - Back and catching up!.
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Noria, or the water mill, is the attraction and leads visitors to hama, a 2.5 hour drive north of Damascus. The little town of Hama boasts many Ancient Norias and the warm, friendly and hospitable locals, makes a trip a memorable one.
Location : Nouri Noria, Hama, Syria