African Colosseum in El Djem, Tunisia. El Djem is home to some of the most impressive Roman remains in Africa. The amphitheatre was built in the early century AD and was probably used mainly for gladiator shows and chariot races.
Sbeitla, north-central Tunisia, is near the Roman ruins of Sufetula. Legio III Augusta established a camp at Ammaedara, and the Berber leader Tacfarinas surrendered to Emperor Vespasian and his sons between 67 and
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.