Iraq

SHORT INFORMATION

Baghdad, the capital of Iraq

Baghdad is the capital of Iraq, as well as the coterminous Baghdad Governorate. Located along the Tigris River, the city was founded in the 8th century and became the capital of the Abbasid Caliphate.

FOR TURIST

Iraq things to see and do

There are hopes that Iraq may have started on the path to stability. After all, civilisation as we know it once emerged from this region.

HOLIDAYS AND TRADITIONS

Iraqi Wedding Traditions

Every wedding starts with the engagement, the guy see a girl, then if they like each other, he asks for her hand (in other words to get marry), she might be a relative, neighbor, cousin, they might be work mates, or students in the same collage etc. First he goes with his parents to hers, and tells them his desire to ask their daughter to get marry, (if the girl's father is dead, he should go to her eldest uncle).