Morocco: A black and white peek at Fez and Marrakech

Morocco: A black and white peek at Fez and Marrakech

The old medinas and the spice-rich lanes of the old cities of Fez and Marrakech. Text and photographs by Jennifer Ciochon

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Ali Ben Youssef Madrasa, located in the heart of the Marrakech medina
On the outskirts of the old city of Fez, a man paints traditional Moroccan ceramics
A man holds his son--s hand as they walk through the maze of the ancient medina in Fez
A vendor organises his goods in the ancient souq (market) of the Fez medina
A man takes advantage of the shade to escape the hot Moroccan sun in the middle of the medina in Fez
Two men walk by as people sell spices and sweets in the Fez medina
The sandy hills beyond the ancient medina of Fez provide a memorable panorama from the northern hills of Borj Nord
Catch a breathtaking view of the ancient Fez medina from the top of the northern hills of Borj Nord
Men peer into one of the massive vats in the tannery at the centre of the medina in Marrakech
A vendor sits by his tagine ceramic dishes in the Marrakech medina
The souq of the Marrakech medina
A girl takes over the narrow alleys on her bike through the medina in Marrakech
You can grab a glass of freshly squeezed orange juice from one of the many orange juice stalls in Jema--a el-Fnaa of the Marrakech medina
Spice stalls in Jema--a el-Fnaa, the main square of the Marrakech medina

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