Tagged: Islamic

A tale of two mosques

A detailed account with stunning pictures from my visit to Istanbul’s two famous mosque – the Blue mosque and the Süleymaniye mosque. Is one of them better than the other? Which one do I recommend? Read on…

Photo Friday 01.02: Dome of the Rock

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Old city of Acre

This post is part of my Israel travel series Scrolls from the Holy Land: Travel stories | Photo gallery Akko (Acre): an ancient gateway to the middle east. About 23km north of Haifa almost to the northernmost tip of Haifa bay is the city of Akko (आक्को) or Acre (आक्रे). It is connected on the […]

Old City of Jerusalem

This post is part of my Israel travel series Scrolls from the Holy Land: Travel stories | Photo gallery This is where the action is. Old city of Jerusalem is approximately 1 sq.km. piece of land housing few of the holiest sites of Abrahamic religions. It is divided into four quarters namely: Armenian Quarter, Christian […]