Homes here are made of mud bricks that are about 1 foot thick, 2 feet high and 3-4 feet wide. Depending on the weather these bricks harden in 4-8 days. They home don't last very long as they're not really water resistant.
The Road to Morocco December 18th 2017 After breakfast more delightful conversation with Akmed and Said, we leave the Kasbah – note; just because one stays in the Kasbah, one is not obligated to “rock” same. From Wikipedia: In Morocco and in Iberia, the Arabic word form of kasbah frequently refers to multiple buildings in a keep, a citadel or several structures behind a defensive wall. When we turn around and get our first look ... read more
Africa » Morocco 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