Saturday Spot: Morocco’s Magnificent Markets…

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…

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

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Quite forgetting the blue skies…

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

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Amidst the daily grind…

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And at the far end of a little wander…

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One can always find the brighter side of life…

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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…

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

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Before heading out to the market at night…

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

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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!!!

6 Replies to “Saturday Spot: Morocco’s Magnificent Markets…”

  1. 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!

  2. 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! 🙂

  3. 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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