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Mansa Musa’s Hajj Route (circa 1324 AD)

I tried to come up with an approximate route for the famous Hajj travel of Mansa Musa around 1324 AD. Having an extensive wealth due to gold mines in his kingdom near Timbuktu, Mansa Musa starts his journey with a large caravan and traverses most of North Africa reaching to Cairo. Wherever he goes, he… Continue reading Mansa Musa’s Hajj Route (circa 1324 AD)