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…

Tarragona: Traces of the Roman Empire

Leaving Peníscola, we headed north-east and boarded the local train toward Tarragona, a port city rich in Roman history. On arrival, Gordon was inspired to sketch the view from our hotel’s balcony overlooking Plaça de la Font.In the heart of the old city, a cloister of historical buildings from Roman, medieval to modern were waiting…