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Address: Old Town, Timbuktu, Mali
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This mosque was built in 1325 and housed what was then the largest library...

This mosque was built in 1325 and housed what was then the largest library in the world.

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Magic place...

Ive been there in during the Festival au Desert last year, I could not step inside cause its forbidden for those are not from Islamic religion but the outside view is already... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 May 2013
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Luang Prabang, Laos
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

Probably the most impressive sight in Timbuktu (apart from the cat skins over the power lines). You can get a different (I wouldn't say better) view by going into the rooftop of one of the neighbouring buildings.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2013

Ive been there in during the Festival au Desert last year, I could not step inside cause its forbidden for those are not from Islamic religion but the outside view is already stunning. Unfortunately now its difficult to get there and there are many problem in the country but one day if the situation is going to get better I... More 

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