Kasbah Amihdril. Floor plan of one of the towers, there’s a mosque, kitchen, koranic school and a separate room, probably for defending purposes. Built in adobe thick walls.
Strategic openings in a Kasbah. Light, views, defending, scouting, each one is designed for a purpose depending on the activity. Kasbah Amihdril. Morocco 2013.
Strategic openings in the Kasbah give an interesting gloom atmosphere.
Todra gorge. 300 m deep. Morocco 2013
Tinerhir. The village grew on the sides of the vegetation, ending up organized in two rows. No center, no crossroads. Behind the buildings, nothing but desert.
A dromedary, bumpy ride.
Berber walking through the desert. Sahara. Morocco 2013
Erg Chebbi. Sahara on the horizon :) .Morocco 2013
Rachid Drius, 4th generation, descendant of the family owners of the Ksar Oulad Abd Al Halim. Huge and impressive moustache.
Moroccan Boy, photo by Sara d’Abate.
The muslim burial: On your right side, pointing to the East and facing North. Covered with stones, where the axis is remarked. On the eastern end, a tiny basin filled with water for the birds to drink.
Morocco route: Casablanca - Fez - Merzouga - Ouarzazate - Marrakesh - Essaouira - Casablanca. :)
Oulad Abd Al Halim’s Ksar. Near Rissani. Morocco 2013
Berber culture, great discovery! Morocco 2013.