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Fes, Fes el Bali (old Fes, 789 AD) looking north from South Fort (Fes el Djedid is newer Fes)

  Fes, outer wall   Fes, North Fort
   
Fes, outer wall   Fes, Bab Boujloud (Blue Gate, 1913)   Fes, Bab Boujloud (blue on outside, green on inside)

   
Fes, water bearer   Fes, Fes River in Medina   Fes, Medina (walled city section) with souk (market place)

   
Fes, pottery shop   Fes, lamp and light shop

  Fes, donkey
   
Fes, Chouwara leather tanneries (medieval), white is pigeon excrement and lime   Fes, leather tanneries (red - poppy, yellow - turmeric, blue - indigo, green - mint, black - antimony)

  Fes, colored leather slippers
   
Fes, doorway   Fes, knife and scissor sharpener

  Fes, yarn dyer
   
Fes, community bread baker, residents bring unbaked bread to be baked

  Fes, salted meat in pots   Fes, animal heads
   
Fes, Bou Inania Medersa, mosiac tile - carved plaster - carved ceder

  Fes, Bou Inania Medersa, medersa is a theological school   Fes, Bou Inania Medersa, carved ceder doorway
   
Fes, Bou Inania Medersa, mosaic detail   Fes, Bou Inania Medersa, carved plaster detail   Fes, Dar al-Magana (clockhouse, 1357) water clock, each hour one of twelve doors would open driven by a water mechanism and a metal ball dropped into one of twelve brass bowls

   
Fes, Kairaouine Mosque (859 AD) and University courtyard

  Fes, Kairaouine Mosque, entrance ceiling detail   Fes, Kairaouine Mosque, ablution fountain
   
Fes, University doors   Fes, University stairs   Fes, University stairs

   
Fes, Seffarine Square in Medina   Fes, Zaouia (shrine) of Moulay Idriss II

  Fes, Zaouia of Moulay Idriss II
   
Fes, fountain in Medina   Fes, Medina wooden window (peek hole) to view caller at door

  Fes, fountain in Medina
   
Fes, fortress walls near Bab Semmarine

  Fes, Royal Palace, Fes el Djedid   Fes, Mellah (Jewish Quarter)
   
Fes, public garden   Fes, pottery cooperative in hills near Fes   Fes, mosaic fountains at pottery cooperative

   
Fes, Riad (house or palace with an interior garden)   Fes, marble floor with mosaic tile   Fes, Black Bird
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