Entering the Forbidden City of Mecca, 1853

Follow us on Social Media twitter facebook It was a dangerous journey; any misstep could have cost him his life. In 1853 intrepid British explorer Sir Richard Francis Burton disguised himself as an Islamic pilgrim and made the trek into the heart of Arabia visiting the holy cities of Medina and Mecca. If his true … Fortsett å lese Entering the Forbidden City of Mecca, 1853