Life

Aside

Reason 410 Why I Love Morocco: An hour-long session with the barber for a trim and a straight-razor shave, where the most extreme care is taken about even the smallest detail, runs me $1.50. Plus, as an added bonus, I come out looking über-handsome.

Wim Wenders and Walter Benjamin

Essaouira

Castro Marim

Mauritania

Aside

Reason 612 Why I Love (Rural) Morocco: To quote more than a few shop owners, who more often than not just hang a sheet or lean a broom across the front of their shop when they go home for lunch, “There are no thieves here.”

Recreation Reclamation

Seaside

Albert Camus on the Merits of Travel