By Chaimaa Zahaar Rabat - The British Film Week film will organize in its 2017 edition the projection of classics movies of the 1940s. After the kicking off last week in Casablanca, the event starts Monday, June 19 in Rabat. The British Film Week is back to support initiatives for cultural revitalization during the holy...0
Rabat's Kasbah des Oudaya: Doorway to Endless Beauty
By Tyler Brock
Rabat - The Kasbah des Oudaya's cobble-stone streets guide you through its narrow passageways.
First built in the 12th century during the Almohad Caliphate as a fortress overlooking the Bouregreg river, it later became the refuge of Andalusian Muslims fleeing Spain after their expulsion in the early 1600s.
Its inner walls, half-white, half-blue, shelter the houses and riads within, while shops and cafes line the streets. Each door or window shutter features a unique design, like a fingerprint.
If you get lost here, it is not hard to find your way back, but you may forget why you ever wanted to leave.