Today’s Sunday Snapshot comes from Andrea Affinati, a 23-year-old Italian girl living in Milan. She blogs at Green and Turquoise, mostly writing about places, people, culture and beauty around the world. Her main goal is to inspire people, push them to break free from their comfort zones, and experience some of the many wonders the world has to offer!
“The Sheikh Zayed Mosque is the largest mosque in the UAE and the seventh largest mosque in the world. It features 82 domes, 24 carat gold chandeliers, the world’s largest hand knotted carpet and can accomodate up to 40.000 persons.The construction is a huge multi-national undertaking bringing together designers, features, materials and suppliers from nearly every corner of the globe: Italy, Germany, Morocco, India, Turkey, Iran, China, Greece and the UAE. It welcomes visitors from all over the world, no matter what religion with the aim of achieving positive interaction with other cultures.”
Have you visited the Sheikh Zayed Mosque or the UAE?