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Morocco Travel Photos

03 Sep
Route du Majhoul in Tafilalt Oases: a normal 'underground' street, a good playground for children

This gallery contains 36 photos.

The photos in the Morocco Gallery were taken during a six-week road trip through Morocco, in the fall of 2015 (October- November). Here, you will find photos from Fes, Sefrou, Bhalil, Ifrane, Azrou, the Middle Attlas, Midelt, Ziz Valley & Gorges, Tafilalt Oases, ksars, Todra Gorges, Dades Valley, kasbah, Ksar el-Khorbat, Skoura, Ouarzazate, Agdz, Tamnougalt, N’Kob, […]

From Sahara to Marrakesh, with a stop in Ait Benhaddou – Morocco

17 Apr
Ait Benhaddou - Kasbah Ait Ougrem

Short Description. A private taxi took us from M’Hammid to Ammzerou (near Zagora), where I had left my rented car. At lunch, we strolled through Ksar Ait Benhaddou for a couple of hours. At dusk, we crossed the High Atlas Mountains via the Tizi N’Tikka Pass. We arrived at Naima’s home in Marrakesh around midnight. Long Description […]

Traveling the Draa Valley to Zagora, with a detour to N’Kob – Morocco

17 Mar
N'Kob: Berber oasis with 45 mudbrick kasbah

Traveling the Draa Valley to N’Kob town Short description. In Ouarzazate, I went to the kasbah in the town center and then to the old film studios. After that, I drove along the Draa Valley and stopped at the kasbahs of the Caid family in Agdz and Tamnougalt. I made a detour to N’Kob where […]

From Todra and Dades Valley to Skoura and Ouarzazate – Morocco

02 Mar
Skoura: kasbah in the palmeraie

From the Todra Gorges to the Dades Valley Short Description. In the Todra Gorges, a gendarme encouraged me to continue my road trip to the village of Tamtattouchte. In the afternoon, I reached the Dades Valley, where I couldn’t take my eyes off the 1000 kasbahs built of reddish mud-bricks. Long Description I had breakfast with […]

From Erfoud to the Todra Gorges, passing Ksar El Khorbat – Morocco

17 Feb
Ksar El Khorbat: typical street in the ksar, with my painter/guide Rachid

From Erfoud to Ksar El Khorbat Short Description. I explored the khattara irrigation system in Majha Fezna. Near Tinejdad, I went to the Oasis Museum in Ksar El Khorbat and the Water Museum in Source Lalla Mimoun. I spent the night in a camping ground near the entrance to the Todra Gorges. Long Description After Erfoud, a small town […]