A Short Walk in the Moroccan Rif: Shades of Blue and a Dab of Green March 12th 2019 Chefchaouen, Rif Mountains
“Blues is a tonic for whatever ails you. I could play the blues and then not be blue anymore.”
B. B. King
“No water, no life. No blue, no green.”
“The birds they sang at the break of day,
Start again I heard them say.
Don't dwell on what has passed away.
Or what is y ... read more
Africa » Morocco » Tangier-Tétouan » Chefchaouen In 788, about a century after the Arab conquest of North Africa, successive Moorish dynasties began to rule in Morocco. In the 16th century, the Sa'adi monarchy, particularly under Ahmad AL-MANSUR (1578-1603), repelled foreign invaders and inaugurate... ... read more