East London Street Art – Gallery Two

East London Street Art - Gallery Two

I recently went out in my area of East London (around Brick Lane and Shoreditch) and explored the incredible local street art. Hopefully, you’ve already seen my previous East London Street Art gallery post. This is the second of the two galleries and will go with another more detailed post…

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East London Street Art – Gallery One

East London Street Art - Gallery One

I recently went exploring my local area, hunting out the street art around E1 and taking a lot of photos. This is the first gallery of pictures and relates to a a tour of the history and graffiti of the area. My next post outlines the route I took and the best…

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Morocco – Bread Baking

While the camels rested after our early morning trek through the Erg Chebbi dunes (see my last post) Hassan introduced me to a girl baking bread. This was done in a small stone room on the edge of the village, about two meters long, with one window out of which…

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Cascades d’Ouzoud

Cascades d'Ouzoud

I wrote about the Ouzoud Falls, or Cascades d’Ouzoud, in my last post, but as they are just so pretty I thought I’d include a few more of my photographs. The Ouzoud Falls – ouzoud meaning olive in Berber – are located in the Azilal district in the Atlas mountains around 150km…

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l’Ensemble Artisanal

Belts at l'Ensemble Artisanal in Marrakech

The Ensemble Artisanal in Marrakech is a complex of shops on the edge of the Nouvelle Ville, close to the main square and the Koutoubia Mosque. Although the souqs are an unmissable experience, this is a great alternative for tourists who, like me, find haggling a little stressful. The complex…

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Les Jardins Majorelle

Jardins Majorelle in Marrakech

When the pink and terracotta walls of the red city start to overheat your senses, visit the Majorelle Gardens to reinvigorate yourself. With its cooling colour palette, green pools and shaded walkways, this is the perfect place to chill-out in Marrakech. The idea of visiting a garden may sound a…

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