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Call for Papers: Travelers, the Ambassadors of Peace

Call for Papers: Travelers, the Ambassadors of Peace

International Conference “Travelers, the Ambassadors of Peace” November 9-12, 2017 City of Tangier, Morocco     CALL FOR PAPERS   The Moroccan Association of Ibn Battuta is glad to announce that the Call for Papers of the International Conference “Travelers, the Ambassadors of Peace” is open. The conference will be held in Tangier, Morocco from November 9th… more

Ibn Battuta’s Journey to Maldives

Ibn Battuta’s Journey to Maldives

The small islands of Maldives are situated in the Indian Ocean, southwestern portion of Sri Lanka and India. The country is an archipelagic nation consist of 26 islets and rise just a few feet above the sea’s surface and extends to 475 miles of beautiful white sand. During the medieval era, the country plays a vital role… more

Ibn Battuta Escapes Tragedy

Escaping a Tragedy

Harnessing the winds to sail the ships, the group moved south and landed in the port of Calicut where they were greeted with loud sounds of drums, horns, trumpets and cheering people. Also docked in the same harbor were 13 junks from China that are much larger than the dhows with 5 decks or more which very… more

Ibn Battuta’s Delhi Escape

Ibn Battuta’s Delhi Escape

Recognizing the Sultan of India, Muhammad Tughluq’s temperamental and dictatorial behavior, Ibn Battuta feared for his life as a judge. The Sultan, however, had a mission in mind, one that the traveler found appealing. The ruler planned to appoint him as an ambassador to Mongol court of China.Ibn Battuta would go together with fifteen Chinese messengers in… more

International Festival of Ibn Battuta

International Festival of Ibn Battuta

Here’s your chance to meet the world by attending a travel festival. Everyone in the world loves to travel and get the new information of the world in different fields and departments. This festival happening on November 9-12, 2017 is not only organized for the keen interest of the people to enjoy but also the knowledge and… more

Ten Reasons for attending the International Festival of Ibn Battuta

Ten Reasons for attending the International Festival of Ibn Battuta

  This 2017, the travel community will experience a one of a kind festival to be staged in the beautiful city of Tangier. The relation of travel and culture depicts the best artistic heritage of the region. The purpose behind celebrating this kind of festival is to encourage people from all parts of the world to learn… more

Ibn Battuta Travels to New Delhi

Ibn Battuta Travels to New Delhi

The young traveler arrived in India by way of Afghanistan’s high mountains, trailing the route of a Turkish warrior who, took control of the Hindu farming people of India and founded the Sultanate of Delhi a century ago. The first group of Muslim soldiers ransacked towns and destroyed Hindu believers image of gods.  Later on, warrior kings… more

Ibn Battuta Travels to New Delhi

Ibn Battuta Travels to New Delhi

The young traveler arrived in India by way of Afghanistan’s high mountains, trailing the route of a Turkish warrior who, took control of the Hindu farming people of India and founded the Sultanate of Delhi a century ago. The first group of Muslim soldiers ransacked towns and destroyed Hindu believers image of gods.  Later on, warrior kings… more

Ibn Battuta on sailing the Black Sea

Ibn Battuta on sailing the Black Sea

Having waited for more than one month for a nice weather, Ibn Battuta together with a small group embarked on an ocean trip crossing the Black Sea. Terrible storms hit the ship, causing panic but they, fortunately, arrived safely in Kaffa. Kaffa is an Italian community that has 200 ships on the dock. It’s a place where… more