Medeba Map A 6th century church floor in Medeba, Jordan has a mosaic map of the land of Israel with numerous place names in Greek. The center of the map is an open-faced depiction of Jerusalem with the city walls, gates, churches (with red
Bab El Sahyoon باب الصهيون = Zion Gate at Armenian Convent - the Old City of Jerusalem, Israel.
和処 居酒屋 千, 弘前市, 青森県, 日本. Hirosaki Castle in spring, Japan // travel
India map by cartographik.com
Petra, Jordan I have seen and read some amazing things about Petra. Maybe one day...
To feed so many people, they developed an irrigated agriculture and floating islands. Peasants and conquered people gave tribute. The market at Tlatelolco was controlled by the pochteca. Resources were heavily regulated and a near socialist market was state-controlled.
Map of the Indian Ocean from 11th century Arabic manuscript The Book of Curiosities of the Sciences and Marvels for the Eyes (Bodleian Library)
Beauty of old maps - Vatican Museums, Rome, Italy.