Timbuktu

PHOTOGRAPHER: Emilio Labrador

CATEGORY: Travel

RATING: 2.00

Timbuktu is one of the most historically significant cities within Africa and it the single most historically significant city with Mali. 

Timbuktu was founded in the 5th century and its economic and cultural climax came around 15th and 16th century. It`s climax came after the down fall of Mali in the late 14th century. Timbuktu was an area of trade seeing thousands coming and going.