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Saturday Spot: Morocco’s Magnificent Markets…

November 22nd, 2011 · 6 Comments

A friend of mine went to Morocco recently and allowed me to live vicariously… she gave me a whole lot of photographs to share and I have to say I so have the travel bug badly!!! A week or two in Morocco would be fabulous…


While my ideas of a North African country are hot and dusty…




Quite forgetting the blue skies…


With a little bit of sea thrown in for cool relief…




Amidst the daily grind…


And at the far end of a little wander…


One can always find the brighter side of life…





Where better than the market place…

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And let’s face it there is nothing better than street food, wherever you are…


And finding a place to relax in the heat of the day…


Before heading out to the market at night…



But the things I just love… are the colorful tiles…






I have always wanted to visit Morocco… for now I am virtually traveling through a pile of library books, just the covers make me want to pack… and a good friends epic tales.

Hope you guys all have a fabulous week… I will just get on with day dreaming!!!

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6 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Cheryl // Nov 22, 2011 at 2:54 pm

    Before we all went digital, I used to have a summer job up in London at a colour photo library. Sort of place magazines and other publishers visited to buy photos. Looking at your friends photos brought back a long, long forgotten memory. I spent a whole day filing away photographs of Morroco. It looks timeless and the colours are amazing. Thank you for including the blue sky!
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  • 2 se7en // Nov 22, 2011 at 3:35 pm

    Blue Sky for you especially Cheryl… Sounds like a wonderfully inspiring summer job!!! Hope your week is going well!!!

  • 3 Rashmie @MommyLabs // Nov 23, 2011 at 6:12 am

    Morocco – I too had some preconceived notions about this place – heat, dust, rugged lanes – until I recently devoured a photo essay in the Lonely Planet magazine!

    These photos are so awesome! Makes me want to go too. But only after I have had enough of South Africa. Yes darling – your country is what I dream of – of visiting again, after that last and latest trip! 🙂
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  • 4 se7en // Nov 24, 2011 at 2:52 am

    Hi Rashmie, I am so glad that you loved our country so much!!! I would love you to visit again and definitely do not drive past!!! Hope you are having a wonderful week!!!

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