Tag Archives: Mosques

Visiting the most Famous Mosques in Tunisia

famous Mosques in Tunisia Mosque of Testour

Tunisia is home to many beautiful and historic mosques that are known for their architectural and cultural significance. There are so many amazing Mosques in Tunisia, so if you have an interest in Arabic architecture you won’t be disappointed. So, how many mosques are in Tunisia and can non-Muslim tourists visit then? What are the […]

Kairouan Great Mosque and Zaouia of Sidi Sahab

Kairouan Great Mosque

Kairouan Great Mosque If you are travelling to Tunisia for religion and culture, don’t miss the Kairouan great Mosque, which is the oldest Mosque in North Africa. The trip is doable as a day trip from most tourist resorts including Hammamet, Sousse and Monastir. Combine it with a visit to the Zaouia of Sidi Sahab […]

Visiting the Blue Mosque Istanbul

Blue Mosque Istanbul Courtyard

I did my degree in religions and theology at Manchester University, so as a traveler, I am a bit of a culture vulture – especially when it comes to religious sites and architecture. The Blue Mosque in Istanbul is something that I have wanted to see for a long time. It’s just that travel and […]