These gorgeous shrubs bloom only for a short period of a few weeks. I first noticed this in June last year. Sure enough, this June beautiful red flowers are back. Location: Movenpick hotel, Beirut. Mediterranean sea is just behind these palm trees.
Originally Moroccan tents were used only by Berber shepherds who lived in Atlas Mountains or in areas on the Atlantic or Mediterranean coastlines. Upon the arrival to the campsite men drive the first peg into the ground. Then women take over and set up the tent. Traditional Berber tent is divided into women’s side and […]
Zellige (also spelled as zellig and zellij), Moroccan tiles made especially for walls are derived from Byzantine and Roman mosaics and are Morocco’s great specialty. Arabesque and Moroccan ceramic mosaic tiles are perhaps the most colorful tiles in the world. Traditionally, they were used as a decoration for walls, staircases, archways, and columns. Today they […]
What makes Moroccan rugs so special? It is their exciting color combinations, distinctive designs, and symbolic patterns of Moroccan Berber carpets that makes them something that is much more than a simple rug. Photo by Flickr Moroccan rugs are generally divided into two categories rural and urban. Each region had its own distinctive signature style, but […]
Hanging Moroccan lights seem to be the “in” thing right now, and with these cut-out designs, you can understand why. The simple outlook with a couple of brighter colors thrown in for good measure, they could have the potential to completely transform any room in the house. Imagine these set against a white backdrop of […]
These Moroccan lamps almost move away from the actual Moroccan theme with their very simple shapes. As you can see here, hanging from stairs or evening as a dimmer form of lighting in a bathroom, the lamps add an exotic flair to an otherwise dull room. Moroccan Wall Lamps Candlelight is the most flattering light […]
Lighting is one of the single most important factors of your home. Not only lighting affects how your room looks, it affects how you feel within this space. Moroccan chandeliers allow you to alter the mood and atmosphere of your room, giving it a romantic and exotic feel at the flick of a switch. Moroccan […]