Photo Story: Morocco's Capital Rabat: a City of Fortresses and Souks

Rabat, the capital of Morocco and its second-biggest city, has always looked somewhat dwarfed in the shadows of too famous Casablanca and too stunning Marrakech. The short, nearly one-hour trip from Casablanca, however, gives a different picture.

You can read more about Rabat here. What follows below is just a wider selection of pictures.  

13 of 18 | December 5, 2015, Saturday

The hand-like door knob is called Hamsa, a symbol of wisdom and tolerance commonly used in the past by both Muslims and Jews.

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Rusko Ruskov with an Exhibition of his Silk Road Journey

The 3D artist who went with his motorcycle on the ancient silk road returned home after a 60-day journey, 10 countries, 20,000 km and thousands of moments sealed in photographs. On September 28, 2017, at "The Traveler Club", Sofia, the head of the 3D team of a Bulgarian company that won an Oscar, Chaos Group, Rusko Ruskov gathered friends and lovers of trips to share the story about his experiences on the Path of silk....

October 3, 2017, Tuesday

Kyrgyzstan: A Photographer Documents a Quiet Nation Waking up to a New Dawn

French photographer Elliott Verdier began his career as a photographer with the desire to travel to places he might otherwise never visit and talk to people he wouldn’t ordinarily meet. What initially drew him to Kyrgyzstan wasn't a story, but the lack of....

October 3, 2017, Tuesday

Medieval Festival in Sofia

I am just coming back from the Medieval Festival. It was cool at the Medieval Festival, there was also a separate section showing dinosaurs - if you have time to fill, you can jump, but maybe the events of the Medieval Festival are mainly for young children, the other things to see somehow pale to me or just for older children perhaps. ...

September 17, 2017, Sunday

The Surrealistic Atmosphere of the Burning Man Festival in Nevada

Over 70,000 people have gathered at the annual Burning Man festival in the Nevada desert. The annual gathering of artists and musicians is held for 31 years in a row. ...

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