From the title the reader would understand that about what the book is written. Yes, the book is about an Arabic geographer, traveler and poet Ibn Jubayr. He was born in 1145 in valencia, Spain. He travelled a lot in his life but he does not explain the reason for his travels. He travelled Ceuta to Mecca at the primary stage. He also travelled to Egypt, Alexandria, Cairo, Sicily and other cities of the world. This book is written in detail about his travels and life story.