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Chefchaouen, Morocco - An entire city painted blue by Jewish refugees in the 1930's and has held the true blue color to this day.

Chefchaouen, Morocco (المغرب‎/Maroc) - An entire city painted blue by Jewish refugees in the and has held the true blue color to this day.

Chefchaouen, Kuzey Batı Fas

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Chefchaouen, Kuzey Batı Fas

Blue stairs - chefchaouen

Chefcaouen was painted blue by the Jewish refugees that lived there in the but the hue is maintained today every spring by local residents. Not only does it keep them cool but is thought to be a spiritual color symbolic of the sky, god and heaven.

https://flic.kr/p/bABVZw | Morocco - 197 | Eventually we arrived at the stunning Unesco world heritage site of Ait- Benhaddou. It is a fortified city or kzar  along the former caravan route between the Sahara and Marrakech.It sits on the Ounila River and consists of many Kasbahs. Several films have been shot here including Lawrence of Arabia, Jewel of the Nile, The Mummy, Gladiator, Alexander and the kingdom of Heaven. It has a strong Berber Heritage which continues today. The building on…

Aït Benhaddou is a fortified city, or ksar, along the former caravan route between the Sahara and Marrakech in present-day Morocco. A UNESCO World Heritage Site

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