A Night on the Town Madrid, Spain - Part 2

Just one more post about A Night on the Town in Madrid. While I was looking back at the photographs from Shelley and I’s short time in Madrid I found a few more that fell into the category of street photography.  While we we walking the streets of Madrid I took multiple frames of the street scene below.  I then blended them together to get more detail as well as range.  The result produced a photograph with everyone becoming a ghost.

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A Night on the Town Madrid, Spain

Shelley and I arrived in Madrid Spain.  We had decided to stay closer to the airport, as our flight was one of the earlier ones for the next morning.  Once we had settled into the room with our all of our bags, we went down to the front to inquire as to the easiest way to get around town.

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Morocco - Part 11

We left Septa / Ceuta after two nights and one full day.  We headed for Rabat following the N13 to N16 to the A4 bypassing Tangier.  We then head South on the A1 to Rabat where we stopped for lunch and saw some of what the city had to offer.  All in all we were winding down the road trip. Energy levels were low and we are all getting road tired.


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Morocco - Part 10

This was the last night in Ceuta and after a late dinner I wandered the city looking for the light of the night.  This is something that I already loved doing, and since the Morocco trip I have found that I love photographing cities in the early morning and late evening light more and more.

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Morocco - Part 9

Our only full day in Ceuta was full of walking.  Shelley and I decided to walk the streets of the city and photograph what there was to see.  We started our journey with a walk along the Mediterranean Sea toward the Royal Walls of Ceuta

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Morocco - Part 8

We awoke to a cold apartment that had no running water in Cabo Negro.  One might question cold temperatures in Morocco, but remember Morocco is North Africa and the building that we were staying in in Cabo Negro did not have any heat.  The community is normally in low season during the winter months and also under going maintenance. 

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Morocco - Part 7

The fifth day of the trip, Shelley and I awoke at riad Dar Echchaouen, ate breakfast, and then after making plans to meet Tracy and Sarah in the medina, we started our self guided walking tour of the Blue City of Morocco. Before leaving the riad we checked with the front desk about retaining the room until mid to late afternoon which they had no issues with.  This was great seeing that our group was leaving for Cabo Negro that evening.

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Morocco - Part 6

After I finished photographing the riad we loaded up in the car and left for our next destination, the town of Chefchaouen, located about two and half hours to the north of Fes.  This town is nestled in the Rif Mountains and is known for its buildings being painted various shades of blue.  Along the way Shelley was taking pictures as Tracy drove.

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Morocco - Part 5

The fourth morning of the Moroccan road trip began with breakfast at the Dar Ziryab in Fes.  Once again there was plenty to go around.  I’ll take this time to show off the Riad.  I just could not get over the detail in the craftsmanship that went into the construction of the house.  It was truly a great place to stay

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Morocco - Part 2

The second day of our tour of Morocco with my cousins Tracy and Sarah started out at Tracy’s loading up the car for a Moroccan road trip.  Our destination for the day was the town of Fes which is located in the middle Atlas Mountains.

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Morocco - Part 1

Morocco 2013 is a 11-part article about a trip that Shelley and I took with my cousins Tracy and Sarah in late February of 2013. This article differs from that of previous ones in the fact that I have included food, because I believe that is part of the experience when it comes to traveling in a totally different culture than what we are used to in the United States.

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