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Wilaya de Fes Travel Guide: 194 reviews and 399 photos
Fès is three cities in one.
The new Fès, a modern city wirthout any interest for the tourist.
The half new city, Fès-El-Jédid, built in the XIIth century by the Mérinides.
Fès-El-Bali, the old Fès, that was built in two parts. The first was in 789 under Idriss the 1st and the second was in 809 under his 18 years old son.
The medina of Fès-El-Bali is the oldest of the whole Moslem world and the most well preserved of the medinas in Morocco.
Some of the baths are used to color the leather. There is none showing here : nobody was working as it was two days... more travel advice
The part of the Medina that is dedicated to trade is called the Souk (market). It is often covered with reed sticks to... more travel advice
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