Will my readers notice if the only buildings in my world are really awesome castles and palaces? Wadi Dhar Rock Palace, Yemen #palace #setting

the Dar al-Hajar (Rock Palace) perched atop a rock pinnacle at the Wadi Dhahr Valley in Yemen. Classic example of Yemeni architecture built in 1786 by Imam Mansour Ali Bin Mahdi Abbas; in the Imam Yahya Hamid Al Din extended it as a summer residence.

Modesty is my best quality

Modesty is my best quality Sükut-u Lisan Selameti insan

The Al-Rifa'i Mosque in Cairo, Egypt. Picture by Achmed Al. Badawy

Arabesque Window by Nathan Schmidt (in a mosque in Cairo, Egypt) Ursula Rowena Carlton Interior Design

portal to city

fuckyeahmiddleeast: “ Sana’a, Yemen. ” I’d love to visit Yemen one day, I was so close in Oman, but there was civil unrest so I had to pass…Sana'a always looks so fascinating to me