Sidi Abderrahman islet

The Sidi Abderrahman islet is a rock located a few meters off the coast of Casablanca. It houses the koubba (mausoleum) of a marabout (Islamic religious leader) named Sidi Abderrahman. The island is inhabited by several fortune-tellers who read the future in palm lines or in molten lead. Some people regularly visit the island for […]

The Art Deco Fashion of Casablanca of the 1920s

Exploring the Fascinating History of the Men’s Clothing Boutique that Inspired a Famous WorkIn the early 1920s, Casablanca became the fashion destination of choice for the elite of New York City. The emerging French quarter on the Atlantic coast, built in the new art deco architecture style, was home to two famous houses located across […]