Sankoré Madrasah, The University of Sankoré, or Sankore Masjid is one of three ancient centers of learning located in Timbuktu, Mali, West Africa.

Sankoré Madrasah, The University of Sankoré, or Sankore Masjid is one of three ancient centers of learning located in Timbuktu, Mali, West Africa.

Timbuktu, Mali  A World Heritage site that is being systematically destroyed by Islamist extremists right now.

Timbuktu, Mali A World Heritage site that is being systematically destroyed by Islamist extremists right now.

Most of Mali's population farmed poor soils with primitive technology tackled many problems and supported themselves and imperial states.

Most of Mali's population farmed poor soils with primitive technology tackled many problems and supported themselves and imperial states.

The Bandiagara Cliff in Mali. (Mud architecture in West Africa)

10 World Heritage Sites in West African to Visit Before You Die

Great Mosque in Djenne, Mali is the largest adobe (mud-brick) building in the world & a stunning example of the local architecture, the mosque is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site & one of Africa’s most famous landmarks drawing visitors from around the world.

Great Mosque in Djenne, Mali is the largest adobe (mud-brick) building in the world & a stunning example of the local architecture, the mosque is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site & one of Africa’s most famous landmarks drawing visitors from around the world.

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