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Banda Aceh Attractions: What to do & Places to Visit in Banda Aceh
"positive thing: very beautiful, with a fantastic architect who is greatness and pretty clean inside and outside the mosque, but negatipnya bathroom and WC are unreasonably low and not clean alias slob"
"Aceh was where Islam entered the Indonesian archipelago through trade routes and through contact with Islamic nations to the north. This is where Indonesia sat at the knee of Islamic scholars. All over Aceh you can see different architectural traditions embodied in their Mosques.I lived and worked i..."n Banda Aceh for several years during the recovery period after the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami. For the first year I lived in an accommodation which gave me a ringside view just across the street of this Mosque. Its beautiful Minaret is what I saw when I looked out my window. It was from this minaret that the call to prayer would be the first sounds that I would hear each morning. This mosque has become a kind of symbol of survival after the 2004 tsunami. People within the business precinct within which it is located who were able to reach it in time to take sanctuary, survived the wave as it inundated Banda Aceh. The whole site was badly damaged, but the architecture of a mosque offers no se...
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