Thursday, 25 September 2014

Iraq: different scenes

Today I got six postcards: my first card from Iraq, one from Germany, one from France, one from Finland and two from Brazil.

Iraq is a country in Western Asia bordering Turkey, Iran, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Syria. The capital of Iraq is Baghdad. 

The card shows different scenes. 
Until now I was not able to identify any of the places. Can someone? I will try it again later.


Stamp:
World Arabic Language Day (from set of two) (issued 09-01-2014)


Thank You very much David!

2 comments:

  1. picture on the left: minaret of the Great Nur al-Din Mosque in Mosul
    The waterfall I think is Gali Ali Beg Waterfall
    The animals look similar to the ones on Ishtars Gate
    The river could be Shatt al Arab waterway or The Eufrates River perhaps.

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  2. Thank You for the information!
    David told me the other picture shows downtown Baghdad. :)

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