Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Timbuktu, Mali -- This mosque is the largest mud building in the world. Every year, after the rainy season and as part of a celebration, residents get together to reapply mud to the outside. Because it is the nature of the material to wash away in the rain, there is constant upkeep.

pin 205
heart 18

Timbuktu Mali, one of the greatest cities of antiquity. This was a center of scholarship, and a trade hub with access to the Niger River, and across the Sahara to Morocco.

pin 370
heart 37

Mali Timboektoe Een Toeareg Vrouw Met zilveren sieraden Dances Terwijl ...

pin 195
heart 33

Africa | "Blue man". Desert region just outside of Timbuktu, Mali | ©John Paskey.

pin 45
heart 5

Africa | "On Her Head .... A Very Large Clay Pot". Timbuktu, Mali | ©**El-Len**, via flickr

pin 19
heart 3

R=Religions-90% of the religion is Muslim, 5% is Christian and 5% is traditional African religion.

pin 283
heart 39