Guide to visiting the awesome beach town of Samara, Costa Rica. We love Samara for its many beautiful beaches, local vibe, surrounding rainforest, and excellent restaurants and beach bars. Check out our tips for where to stay and eat and what to do.
Samarra Iraq - 1 of largest ancient city in the whole world. A dominating, magnificent structure that was once the largest mosque in the Islamic world built by Caliph Al-Mutawakkil in 852 AD using bricks and clay.The Mosque's minaret is the famous Spiral (Al-Malweyya 52 m high on the northern side). Some historians believe that it pre-dates the Mosque and that Caliph Al-Mu'tasim built it.