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Chefchaouen - Morocco's Blue City

You can discover the stunning Blue City of Chefchaouen among the Rif Mountains in North West Morocco.

Interesting Facts:

-The city was founded in 1471 by Moulay Ali Ben Moussa Ben Rached El Alami (super long name!) A small fortress that was built at the time still stands to this day in the city center. 277 more words



Chefchaouen is a small town tucked in the Rif Mountains in northern Morocco. The quaint town covered with white washed homes with distinctive powder-blue accents. The town painted blue by the Jewish refugees who lived there during the 1930’s as a reminder of the God’s power above. 100 more words


Why the blue?

Chefchaouen or also The Blue City is known for its blue walls, but nobody really knows how the color came to the city. There are several theories as to why the walls were painted like this. 63 more words


Jodhpur The Blue City

Walking through the blue city, meeting friendly locals, exploring the magnificent Mehrangarh Fort and discovering local art and crafts. There’s so much to explore Rajasthan’s Sun City JODHPUR.

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Jodhpur: Drenched in blue

An intensely romantic city, filled with history and memories of a glorious past, Jodhpur rides high on every traveler’s mind. I had first set foot in this blue city more than a decade back as a child. 1,240 more words