Essaouira Ramparts

Essaouira, Morocco—The ramparts of the old wall as seen from the fishing port. Built by the Portugese when cannon became a greater threat to the city than the crashing waves of the Atlantic.

Keywords Morocco, Essaouira, medina, landscape, port, sea, sea gulls, rocks, haze, mist, fortress, ramparts, wall, stone.

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