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Baghdad Map, Iraq

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Baghdad Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Baghdad with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Baghdad useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Baghdad!

Baghdad History

The city of Baghdad came into existence on July 30, 762. It was formed by Abu Ja'far Al-Mansur. It was Mansur’s belief that the land on which today Baghdad is located was the most suitable land to be called as the capital of Islamic Empire that was being run under Abbasids. This land was right in the center of all important trading routes of Middle East in those days and this helped the city grow economically. read more

Baghdad Travel Guide

Iraq hasn't been getting good press lately, less so for its capital Baghdad. The result of the deployment in the city by United States and United Nation military forces and the resulting resistance can only mean a city that's always on its toes. One of the world's oldest organized cities, the 2nd in the whole Arab word after Cairo in Egypt, Baghdad is presently a risky place for tourists and its own citizens. read more

Baghdad Sightseeing

Baghdad Tower is another famous tourist spot and a historical monument which has many stories attached to it. This tower was at a time the highest point of Baghdad and the entire city was visible from the top of the tower. During the recent war of Iraq against the United States of America, this tower was destroyed partially when the American armed forces bombarded Ma'amoon Telecommunication Center which is located very... read more

Baghdad Nightlife

Inside the green zone or international area, there are night time attractions to enjoy.  The main event is drinking in the area bars.  Many companyieshave established bars in this are.  Some are foreign security companies that provide services in the rebuilding of Baghdad.  While a few bars are strictly offered only to employees, some open their doors to the public.  There are many local sites in Baghdad, but most... read more

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