Moroccan Islamic patterns

On a recent trip around Morocco, by train and bus between the cities of Casablanca, Rabat, Fes and Marrakech, I was fascinated by the continuous mesmerising pattern everywhere I went. Above: The same star pattern seen in 4 different contexts. This was something that kept re-occuring. Blue and white is a common colour combination in …

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Moroccan mysteries

I’ve just returned from travels in Morocco. It is the first time I’ve been somewhere and returned exhausted and baffled by the experience. We hoped to travel by train all the way from Manchester to Tangier by train and boat, and continue on train around Morocco. However, we only managed to make it as far …

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