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Morocco: Peering through a powder-blue archway in Chefchaouen. Image by Jean-François Gornet / CC BY-SA 2.0.

Chefchaouen: four ways to explore Morocco's blue city

Morocco: Peering through a powder-blue archway in Chefchaouen. Image by Jean-François Gornet / CC BY-SA

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Morocco’s Secret All-Blue City

A city high in the mountains of Morocco remained shut off from the world for almost 500 years. Now its labyrinthine streets decked in shades of blue are open to visitors.

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One of the collest places on earth! Chefchaouen, one of the nicest blue and white villages in the north of Morocco.

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Chefchaoen, Morocco, founded in 1471, was painted the powder-blue of tekhelel, a natural dye made of shellfish. In the bible, Israelites are commanded to use this dye to color one of the threads of their prayer shawl.

Chefchaoen, Morocco, founded in was painted the powder-blue of tekhelel, a natural dye made of shellfish. In the bible, Israelites are commanded to use this dye to color one of the threads of their prayer shawl.

Heading to Morocco? Be sure to take a few days and spend time in the vibrant and beautiful blue-walled medina of Chefchaouen.

Chefchaouen - Blue City in Morocco. I neeeeeeeed to go there one day!

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