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An evening out in Erbil, Kurdistan

The Choli Minaret is in the Minara Park („Minara“ means „Lighthouse“). It is 36 meters high and was built in 1190 till 1232 AD. It is built of baked bricks, the base being decorated with two tiers of niches with … Weiterlesen

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About Kurdish Dancing

Kurdish dancing is usually made up of a group of people from both genders of men and women or a group of the same sex. As a tradition, in the past a big drum bang and a pipe playing would … Weiterlesen

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It is a fascinating world out there

Climb the steps between the carpet shops on Qalat Street, and at the top you will be greeted by the big entrance gate to the Erbil Citadel. Old Erbil is not confined to the walls of the citadel both rather … Weiterlesen

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Journey to Erbil, Iraq

I was for a reportage journey in Erbil, Iraq. After work I ventured out to the center of the city and enjoyed the lively street scene at the place of the Citadel. Here I had some tea and watched people … Weiterlesen

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