Keeping on the Moroccan Theme

I thought I would keep my Moroccan theme going since this weeks photo challenge fits nicely with it. To this end, we found the handiwork of some of the craftsmen quite amazing. Lots of things are still handmade. But when you see the ornate detail that is evident in Morocco, it is easy to understand…

Photo 101 : Mystery

Jumping straight on to the next topic for photo101. This time is on Mystery (and also lighting during the golden hour). Firstly, mysterious rock art from Uluru in Australia. Some of it is known to us today as their dreamtime stories (as told by an elder from the Anangu tribe) but a lot of it…

Atlas Mountains

On the way from Marrakech to Ouarzazate, we had to drive over the Atlas Mountains. Halfway through we took a stop from the windy road to have a break. Then we looked over to our right and saw the way we had come! We deserved the break. Weekly Photo Challenge : On the way  

Making their way home

Local berbers making their way home to their villages below nestled at the foot of the Atlas Mountains in Morocco. The trail is steep, narrow and windy. We quite happily let them pass knowing our walking pace will never keep up with the sure footed animals. They have probably done it a thousand times over.…