Tower of the great mosque of Timbuktu

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    The great mosque a.k.a. Djinguereber, which literally means great mosque, "ber" meaning "great". The building is created from mudbricks.
    The mosque is a united nations world heritage site.

    elmina, nafissatou_camara, and 10 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. alesi.garcia 64 months ago | reply

      Very interesting place.

    2. RLuna 57 months ago | reply

      Nominated

      I pick this photograph to be on the cover of National Geographic
      National Geographic: Are You Good Enough?

    3. D@vid** 57 months ago | reply

      Nice framing

      Nominated

      I pick this photograph to be on the cover of National Geographic
      National Geographic: Are You Good Enough?

    4. Erwin Bolwidt 22 months ago | reply

      There is a definite upsurge of interest in this photo, probably related to current events: Ansar Dine's destruction of saint's tombs in Timbuktu. An article describing this current event can be found at: www.reuters.com/article/2012/07/03/uk-mali-crisis-timbukt...

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