Marrakech, the Koutoubia, Morocco

A lovely World Morocco Morocco Marrakech Marrakech, the Koutoubia, Morocco Marrakech, the Koutoubia, Morocco
At once after the conquest of Marrakech, Almohades undertook the construction of a mosque on the site of a Almohavide palace. The minaret was completed under the reign of Yacoub el-Mansour (1184-1199) and was used as model for Giralda of Seville then for the Hassan Tower of Rabat.
El Badi
Marrakech, the Koutoubia, Morocco

Marrakech, the Koutoubia, Morocco

Bahia Palace
Copyright © 1999-2016. Dominique G, All Rights Reserved
twitter A lovely World
A lovely World