Sites connected to the Almohad Caliphate:
The connection belongs to History connections.
- Medina of Fez: Gates such as Bab Mahrouk, Bab Guissa
- Medina of Marrakesh: Koutoubia Mosque " The minaret was completed under the reign of the Almoahd Caliph Yaqub al-Mansur (1184-1199)"
- Rabat: Hassan Tower "Founder of the Hassan Tower, Yaqub al-Mansur, was a member of the Almohad Dynasty"
- Seville: The Giralda "The tower's first two-thirds is a former minaret from the Berber Almohad period of Seville" (wiki)
Do you know of another WHS we could connect to Almohads?
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- Not be "self evident"
- Link at least 3 different sites
- Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
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- Be explained, with reference to a source