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Essaouira – Men at Work

On This Day – The Blue Boats and Doors of Essaouira

In 2016 our post Christmas travel was to Morocco. On 25th January we were in the port of Essaouira on the Atlantic Coast…

It was once the most important ports in West Africa where there was a monopoly in trade with Europe for spices, precious metals, sugar and molasses and in the slave trade to the Americas. Later it was overtaken in importance by Casablanca and Agadir but today it remains a lively, thriving fishing port and the local centre of the boat building industry.

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Fishing For a Post Idea

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Morocco, Essaouira – Blue Boats

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Morocco, Essaouira – The Port and the Fish Market

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Morocco, Essaouira – Men at Work

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