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.
The City Of Athens Is The Capital And Largest City Of Greece And One Of The Most Ancient Cities On Earth. Today Athens is a modern Metropolis and the center of financial, industrial, political and cultural traits of Greece.
*GREECE ~ THE TOWER OF THE WINDS: or the Horologion of Andronikos Kyrrhestes is an octagonal Pentelic marble clocktower in the Roman Agora in Plaka Athens that functioned as a horologion or "timepiece". The different winds are represented in relief!