After crossing miles and miles of landscape devoid of any life, a small, modern city rises up from the middle of nowhere: Ouarzazate. Built by the French in 1928 to accommodate their garrisons, this sand-coloured oasis is home to a growing number of luxury hotels, which respect, for the most part, traditional Moroccan architecture. Its new international airport has not only enabled direct flights from ...
A stopover city before the desert, Ouarzazate itself doesn't really have anything of interest to offer its visitors. The surroundings are worth a peak though.
The immediate surroundings of the city are still green, but the desert isn't far away...
The setting sun blankets the city in the most beautiful red light.
The shadows grow longer and a certain calm takes over Ouarzazate...
Like those in many Moroccan cities, the Ouarzazate souq is abound with flavours.
Ouarzazate is a shooting location particularly popular among directors. Kingdom of Heaven, for example, was almost entirely filmed in Morocco!
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