Here are some of my favorite photographs from around the world, all taken by me. Geographically yours, D.J.Z.
Thursday, October 2, 2014
The Great Mosque of Al-Rafiqa was built by the Abbasids. It's been around for well over a thousand years. If these ancient brick walls and the cylindrical minaret survive Syria's civil war, however, it will be a minor miracle. Does anyone know what happened to them since the Islamic State took control?