Kairouan, Tunisia

Reputed to be the oldest mosque in Africa, located in Kairouan, Tunisia - June, 2008 (c) Cynically Jaded The most amazing thing about this mosque, apart from it’s monumental design and fascinating symmetry, is the fact that it was built out of materials salvaged from the ruins of a Roman monument. Now that’s a strong [...]

The recesses of my mind…taunted by the light…always just around the next bend, or after the next detour of darkness…but ever firmly out of reach. (Ruins of the Roman Coliseum in Tunisia - (C) Cynically Jaded)