The beautiful oasis of  the riads  tranquilly calm cool out of the madness that is Merrakesh

The beautiful oasis of the riads tranquilly calm cool out of the madness that is Merrakesh

The beautiful oasis of the riads tranquilly calm cool out of the madness that is Merrakesh

the seaside those are all baggage boys playing some card game with tarot cards waiting for the next bus

the seaside those are all baggage boys playing some card game with tarot cards waiting for the next bus

all buildings are the same brown color so that the city doesn't  seek attention form evil  so the doors are  ornate and confuse the evil eye  dont mistake this common dreary color for what lay withing those drab walls  explosions of color and tile work fountains pools  the home is a man made oasis

all buildings are the same brown color so that the city doesn't seek attention form evil so the doors are ornate and confuse the evil eye dont mistake this common dreary color for what lay withing those drab walls explosions of color and tile work fountains pools the home is a man made oasis

typical scene Marrakesh  is biblical in nature

typical scene Marrakesh is biblical in nature

New Marrakesh  is rather spacious and  We much preferred  staying in the Medina  The old brown cobblestone city was actually cooler than the shadeless modern city. although it was nice to see the street corners with orange trees  olive trees and such purposely planted for eating so no one can go hungry

New Marrakesh is rather spacious and We much preferred staying in the Medina The old brown cobblestone city was actually cooler than the shadeless modern city. although it was nice to see the street corners with orange trees olive trees and such purposely planted for eating so no one can go hungry

First Morning of Ramadan  46 degrees of punishment   The indigenous are ready to fast for 12 hours after a night of feasting and visiting under the crescent moon and Venus   slept perhaps 2 hours There is a slow tingle that runs through  the city  and disrupts the rhythm of your blood   camels under the sun and that sun beating like gods fist by 6 am.

First Morning of Ramadan 46 degrees of punishment The indigenous are ready to fast for 12 hours after a night of feasting and visiting under the crescent moon and Venus slept perhaps 2 hours There is a slow tingle that runs through the city and disrupts the rhythm of your blood camels under the sun and that sun beating like gods fist by 6 am.

The almost sacred thrill of  those  streets  the cool rivers of air that bring you back to life after hours in the soul sucking sun

The almost sacred thrill of those streets the cool rivers of air that bring you back to life after hours in the soul sucking sun

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