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One Man's Odyssey: "Ibn Battuta is one of history's great explorers. He set out from his native Tangier in 1325, when he was just 21. By the time he returned home for good almost 30 years later, he had covered some 120,000 km and nearly every part of the Islamic world"

One Man's Odyssey: "Ibn Battuta is one of history's great explorers. He set out from his native Tangier in 1325, when he was just 21. By the time he returned home for good almost 30 years later, he had covered some 120,000 km and nearly every part of the Islamic world"

The Travels of Ibn Battuta by Ibn Battuta  In 1326, Ibn Battuta began a pilgrimage to Mecca that ended 27 years and 75,000 miles later. His engrossing account of that journey provides vivid scenes from Morocco, southern Russia, India, China, and elsewhere. 'Essential reading . . . the ultimate in real life adventure stories.' — History in Review.

The Travels of Ibn Battuta

The Travels of Ibn Battuta by Ibn Battuta In 1326, Ibn Battuta began a pilgrimage to Mecca that ended 27 years and 75,000 miles later. His engrossing account of that journey provides vivid scenes from Morocco, southern Russia, India, China, and elsewhere. 'Essential reading . . . the ultimate in real life adventure stories.' — History in Review.

Morrocan traveler, Ibn Battuta, made a brief visit to the Persian-Mongol city of Tabriz in 1327.

Morrocan traveler, Ibn Battuta, made a brief visit to the Persian-Mongol city of Tabriz in 1327.

The voyages of Ibn Battuta, the 'most well traveled man before the invention of the steam engine.

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The voyages of Ibn Battuta, the 'most well traveled man before the invention of the steam engine.

Similar to the "Just Go" picture. I hope my travels and the stories and experience I get from those locations will inspire others to travel as well

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Similar to the "Just Go" picture. I hope my travels and the stories and experience I get from those locations will inspire others to travel as well

Ibn Battuta's adventure. "Never, if possible, cover any road a second time."

Ibn Battuta's adventure. "Never, if possible, cover any road a second time."

Ibn Battuta; one of history's best explorers! "Never, if possible, cover any road a second time."

Ibn Battuta; one of history's best explorers! "Never, if possible, cover any road a second time."

A 13th-century book illustration produced in Baghdad by al-Wasiti showing a group of pilgrims on a hajj

A 13th-century book illustration produced in Baghdad by al-Wasiti showing a group of pilgrims on a hajj

708º Aniversário de Ibn Battuta (online em 25/02/2012 - Bahrein, Arábia Saudita, Algéria, Líbia, Egito, Omã, Líbano, Qatar, Marrocos, Jordânia, Tunísia, Emirados Árabes, Palestina, Iraque)

708º Aniversário de Ibn Battuta (online em 25/02/2012 - Bahrein, Arábia Saudita, Algéria, Líbia, Egito, Omã, Líbano, Qatar, Marrocos, Jordânia, Tunísia, Emirados Árabes, Palestina, Iraque)

"Traveling - it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller." - Ibn Battuta | photo by instagram.com/thesamanthachan

"Traveling - it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller." - Ibn Battuta | photo by instagram.com/thesamanthachan

resourcesforhistoryteachers - Ibn Battuta, 14th Century Muslim Traveler

resourcesforhistoryteachers - Ibn Battuta, 14th Century Muslim Traveler

Perhaps what is most interesting and original about Ibn Battuta's account of his travels, in conjunction with the other travel classics we've embraced thus ...

Perhaps what is most interesting and original about Ibn Battuta's account of his travels, in conjunction with the other travel classics we've embraced thus ...