Postcard from the Powerful Atlantic, Essaouira

Essaouira is known as the ‘windy city’ and is certainly living up to it’s nickname here, with huge Atlantic rollers crashing against the rocks seemingly acting as sentinels at the harbour entrance. I am uncertain what this particular local gentleman had been doing, maybe ‘harvesting’ the rock pools or mussel beds to feed his family or maybe for trading. At this …