Chefchaouen: A Blue Mountain Gem

Chefchaouen, The ‘Blue City’ of Morocco, reinforced our admiration of the colours of the sky and the ocean, as in the blue doors we fell in love with in Essaouira. Chaouen, as it’s often called, is located in the Rif mountains in the north-west section of the country, with roots dating back to medieval times when it was established…

Oh Oui, Essaouira!

Our list of favourite cities keeps growing and the coastal town of Essaouira, Morocco made the cut. After our first afternoon in the narrow alleys of the UNESCO World Heritage Medina, we couldn’t wait to share its wonderful blue doors with you. For those who missed them, here they are again. Including these traditional beauties…

Blue door, bike and hats, Essaouira, Morocco

Blue Doors of Essaouira

Although we still have a few locations to post about, we just couldn’t wait to share these wonderfully weathered doors found in the old Medina of Essaouira, Morocco, with you. The colour palette of light turquoise to deep aqua is an endless source of inspiration. Hope you like them as much as we do.