The architectural tradition of the Middle East and North Africa reflects the beauty of a region rich in culture, history, and heritage. 

Stumbling across Discover MENA, (Middle East and North Africa), a Twitter account that features an incredible collection of photographs from across the region, we found just that: images that truly show the area's unique architecture. 

And a few of them will just take your breath away. 

1. The entrance to the Sultan Qaboos Mosque - Oman

2. The traditional 'Beit Arabi" in Damascus - Syria

3. The beautiful Islamic architecture of Iraq

4. The iconic Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca - Morocco

5. The unique buildings of Oran - Algeria

6. An underground cave house in Gharyan - Libya

7. The traditional mountain houses - Lebanon

8. It's all in the details in Alexandria - Egypt

9. Al Masjid an Nabawi in Medina - Saudi Arabia

10. Modern architecture of Abu Dhabi - UAE

11. The pearl of Doha - Qatar

12. The historic Citadel of Amman - Jordan

13. The Sultan Amir Ahmad Bathhouse in Kashan - Iran

14. Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmad Cultural Center in Kuwait City - Kuwait

15. Al Masjid Al Aqsa in Jerusalem - Palestine

16. The white and blue town of Sidi Bou Said - Tunisia

17. The historic district of Sana'a - Yemen