Land Of The Moors

"Our happiest and most flourishing days were under the Moors, no doubt about it." This is what a Seville resident told us after agreeing to take us to the city's cathedral. Even with the aid of a map, getting...

Boabdil: El Rey Chico

Boabdil was born in the Alhambra Palace to the Sultana Aixa. His father, Abul Hassan Ali, known by the Spaniards as Muley Hacén, gave his name to the highest mountain peak on the Iberian Peninsula, Mulhacén, ...

Japan’s Rich Muslim Past And Present

In 1970, only two mosques existed in the country, but now more than 200 offer sanctuary to Japan's Muslims. Tokyo, Japan - Tokyo Camii, or the Tokyo Mosque, is a curious sight, both stunning and subtle. Desp...