Difference between revisions of "Hims"
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Homs (حمص) is the third largest city in Syria - population 700,000.
The third large city in Syria after Damascus,the capital, and Aleppo with 700,000 population .It has a good position in central of Syria .It has Al-Baath University and many institutes.There are many restaurants and Hotels .The old name of City of Homs is "Emissa" or "Emizza" but in the native arabic it is called "Hims",and "Homs" is informal name .
There are no airport in Hims,you can reach it by taxi or private car or bus from Damascus airport ,or Aleppo airport , or Lattakia airport , or other ports of you are coming from outside of Syria .There are bus stations in every city which provide service to reach Hims , it costs 75 syrian pound from (Damascus,Aleppo or Lattakia) but it costs more if you are coming from farthest cities .