Essaouira, Morocco

The walls of the Essaouira old city were built in the 18th century by a French engineer. In the evening, local people enjoy sitting in the shade outside the walls. November 1996. Les murailles de la vieille ville d’Essaouria ont été bâties au XVIIIème siècle par un ingénieur français. Les soir, les locaux aiment s’asseoir à…

Essaouira, Morocco

A group of women in their traditional outfits walk towards the harbour. Essaouira used to be very preserved from mass tourism: only a few hotel rooms were available. Things are said to have changed in recent years. November 1997. Un groupe de femmes en costume traditionnel se dirige vers le port. Essaouira a longtemps été…