Ait Benhaddou - Ait Benhaddou Middle of High Atlas Mountains of Morroco in a thousand year old walled fortrice city o Hes not high in the atlas

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Ait Benhaddou - Middle of High Atlas Mountains of Morroco in a thousand year old walled fortrice city o Hes not “high” in the atlas mountains” o Atlas mountains span northwest Africa from Morrocco over to Tunisia Made up of several different change – high atlas, medium atlas, anti atlas, Saharan atlas, tel coatal atlas that runs through Algeria Were in the highest part of the Atlas mountains – the High Atlas Mountsains o Best and oldest examples of a Kazbah Rock the Kazbah Kasbah means something in Islamic architecture Fortresss Citadell of this town- highest point Walls would’ve been higher to be more defendable, fortifiable, and give expansive view of landscape and symbol of wealth of the city or people that build the Kazbah o This place used to be hot and poppin Midway between Saharan desert and Mericash Morroco (economic thriving hub of Morroco This became a center point bringing in trade from the whole side of West Africa
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  • Fall '08
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  • Algeria, Maghreb, Atlas Mountains, High Atlas Mountains

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