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Closing Images from Asilah and Tangier

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Along the Portuguese Ramparts of Asilah Overlooking The Atlantic

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The Scenic Tomb of Asilah's Marabout (Saint) Astride the Medina

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Hitched Up and Ready for the Horsecart Ride to Paradise Beach

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Lena, Zeina, and Arjunia on a Bluff Overlooking Paradise Beach

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If it's the Yellow Parasol, it Must Be Harriet

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Mariachis, Mole, and Morocco? You Bet. Mexico was the Focus Country of this Year's Asilah International Cultural Festival

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Paula and Dallas Pass By One of the New Asilah Festival Murals for 2008

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A Streetside Oud Musician in Asilah Plays for Sam

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Mint Tea with a Strait of Gibraltar View: the old Beat hangout of Cafe Hafa

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Jebli Women in Riffian Costume at the Tangier Market

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Zeina Runs the Tangier Hawker Gauntlet...Thankfully, the Pitch Comes with More Humor ("He's from Oklahoma, he's from Michigan and I just got back from 42nd Street") and Idiom ("Come Check it Out")

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Linda and Cherie Nutting, friend and photographer of the late author and Tangerine Paul Bowles

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The Setting of our Farewell Dinner at Le Mirage

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Sam, Ted, and Barbara Chase the Setting Sun at Le Mirage

Comments

Alex,

You photos are great. They really capture the moments. The group pic at Asilah with the Atlantic behind is first rate!