Bab Boujloud – The Gateway to the Medina in Fes
Anyone going to the the medina in Fes must pass through Bab Boujloud. This is a huge blue gate built in 1913.
Its impressive, delicate arabesque and knot work ornaments never fail to attract attention to anyone visiting the city.
The ornaments outside is blue.
And green on the inside.
Next to the main arch are two small arches.
Few steps from this gate, visitors can discover the ancient water distributor composed of complex underground network that goes into public baths and fountains, homes and mosques.
On the next blog post, I’ll show you what’s inside the medina in Fes.
Where to stay in Fez
Dar Elinor is few meters from the world-renowned medina in Fez. It’s clean and beds are comfortable. Staff are nice and so willing to help your stay memorable.