Videos tagged with "bac"
Global Treasures - Necropolis of Chella - Morocco [09:32]
Chella Located on the outskirts of the Moroccan capital of Rabat, a tall and impressive wall of compressed clay encloses the Necropolis of Chella.This fortress-like construction dates back to the 14th century.The Mereniden leaders, Abou Said and Abou El Hassan, were responsible for the construction of this mighty structure. The view from the watchtowers is augmented by lush vegetation, a picturesque view that has remained unchanged for several centuries. Numerous paths lead through an array ...
Tags: Necropolis, Chella, Morocco, Rabat, Africa, UNESCO, World, Heritage, Site
Global Treasures - Meknes - Morocco [09:33]
Meknes, Morocco Meknes is the monumental city of the four kings´ towns of Morocco whose impressive gates and powerful walls surround the old town of Medina. The 20 kilometre long town wall is one the oldest relicts of the former sovereign of the Alaouits, Sultan Moulay Ismaíl, who was prone to larger-than-life ideals. Also, the great silo of the Heri and Dar El-Mas building dates back to this time, the end of the 17th century. It was designed to guarantee an adequate supply of food for the ...
Tags: Meknes, Morocco, Medersa, Bou, Inania, Great, Mosque, Bab, El, Mansour, Gate, UNESCO, World, Heritage, Site
Morocco Gnaoua Fest 2009 [03:02]
The Derby Crew kick back and chillax at the Gnauoa Festival, Essaouira Morocco. Definitely recommended Trip. amazing tea, tajines, food, beaches, wind, sand, Jimi Hendrix house, Bahija the lovely little cleaning lady, amazing music x
Tags: gnaoua fest, essaouira, Nadine, Morocco
Essaouira, Morocco [09:27]
Essaouira is a precious city, located on the Atlantic coast of the African continent. It has almost a thousand nicknames: "the Pearl of the Atlantic", "the sleeping beauty etc...they can all be traced back to the beautiful Arab word Souirah. The city maintains an enchantment and authenticity; it's like a land untouched by time. The Medina of Essaouira (formerly "Mogador") is a UNESCO World Heritage Listed city.
Tags: Essaouira, Morocco, Marruecos, Mogadir, medina, Africa