The Minaret of Samarra is part of the Great Mosque of Samarra in Samarra, Iraq. The mosque is one of the largest in the world, and was built by the Abbasid caliph Al-Mutawakkil . The minaret was originally connected to the mosque by a bridge.
We spent a month travelling the Middle East. Oman, Abu Dhabi and Dubai, all so rich with culture and scattered with beautiful intricate buildings that totally fascinated me. Asma Mosque, Muscat, Oman Built by Smith of Derby