Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Typical Architecture in Khamis Mushayt, Saudi Arabia

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Typical Architecture from the South,
Khamis Mushayt

This postcard is postmarked in 2015 with two stamps from Saudi Arabia. 

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Khamis Mushayt is a city in south-west Saudi Arabia. 

The house you see is made of clay mud with each layer resting on stone. The slates are to make the rain fall away from the dried clay when it rains.  
Mosques, 1 SR
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Saudi Arabia stamp 1998
Holy Kaaba, 2 SR

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