News Iraq » Babylon » Travel: Water as an instrument of war
The reason is the sheer amount of water that for weeks has been making life impossible in Iraq's largest province ... the cities of Karbala, Najaf, Babylon, and Nasiriyah depend on the Euphrates River ...
News Iraq » Babylon » Travel: Abu Dhabi's Rotana charts expansion plans up to 2020
The 284-key, five-star Babylon Rotana Baghdad joined the company's existing three hotels in Iraq, namely Erbil Rotana ... we have seen the business travel sector rebound," he said. Business travel ...
News Iraq » Babylon » Travel: Rotana to open 13 new hotels to boost growth
“This year, we opened one hotel in Babylon in Baghdad ... Dhabi-based hotel group is also planning new hotels in Syria and Iraq as part of the company’s regional expansion plans.
News Iraq » Babylon » Travel: What a newly-found fragment of an ancient Babylonian poem tells us about being human
The Epic of Gilgamesh is a Babylonian poem composed in ancient Iraq, millennia before Homer ... Shamhat and Enkidu travel together to a camp of shepherds, where Enkidu learns the ways of humanity.
News Iraq » Babylon » Travel: Dilmun: Ancient Polity of Modern Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, and Saudi Arabia
Bahrain / Photo by Rapid Travel Chai, Wikimedia Commons In 1987, Theresa Howard-Carter proposed that Dilmun of this era might be a still unidentified tell near the Arvand Rud (Shatt al-Arab in Arabic) ...