Posts Tagged: arabia

Top 4 Tallest Buildings in Asia

Burj Khalifa

Statistically the largest and most populated continent in the world, Asia is quite a large place to encompass in a single article, but here we are trying anyway. From the cradle of civilization to the Trans-Siberian Railway, there are a lot of things to explore within its majestic bounds – and today we are going… Read more »

Top 6 Mosques of Saudi Arabia

Al-Masjid an-Nabawi

Saudi Arabia is most indubitably a grandiose country with its magnificent architecture and history. Comprised of a population of 90% Arabs and 10% Afro-Arabs, it stretches upon an area of 2,149,690 square kilometres. Harbouring a massive total of 33 million inhabitants and known officially as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), it is the uncontested… Read more »

Bahrain – Top 5 Facts

Bahrain

Bahrain, Bahrain – where do we even begin with Bahrain? Well, let’s just kick off this article with mentioning the fact that Bahrain is one of the greatest places to visit in the world. Now, with that out of the way, let us see some basic stats. Harbouring just over 1.5 million inhabitants and considered… Read more »

Visit Jeddah – The Bride of the Red Sea

Saudi Arabia is one of those countries that cannot elude your attention for too long. Known officially as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), it is the birthplace of Prophet Muhammad and the cradle of Islam. Its scintillating port-city, Jeddah, though not a sacred city on its own, is the main gateway into Mecca and… Read more »

7 Things to Know Before Visiting Saudi Arabia

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is one of the most well-known Middle-Eastern countries in the world for it is home to two of the most sacred Islamic cities: Mecca and Medina. The birthplace of Prophet Muhammad and the home of Islam, Saudi Arabia remains a common tourist destination in spite of the US travel warnings…. Read more »

Top 10 Largest Pools in the World

Ever wondered whether there were pools that reflected the grandeur of the sea? Yes, we are talking about size! Well, today we are going to look at the world’s largest swimming pools and, to spoil it a bit, the list is going to contain quite a few records. So, without further ado, let’s show off… Read more »

The 7 Tallest Minarets in the World

When it comes to Islamic architecture, we all bask in the touch of the guilty pleasure that pertains to the examination of the height of minarets. Most of the minarets that we are going to rank today pertain to massive mosques that are also worthy of the attention of all tourists. So, without further ado,… Read more »

The 7 Largest Mosques in the World

Have you ever longed to experience the most majestic of all Islamic centres in the world? Well, lucky for you because we have compiled a list of the largest mosques in the world. We have ranked the contestants according to their capacities. Ready? Right! Let’s hop right into the deep water! 7. Imam Reza Shrine:… Read more »