early 16th century Belem Tower.
Hotel Altis Belem
waiting out the rain.
Maritime Museum in a wing of the monastery.
mid-17th century oil - "St. Fransico Xavier performing miracle in Far East, c. 1549."
Vasco da Gama.
a nice welcome.
Russian training ship, Kruzenshtern.
SPV Royal Clipper.
Photos of the Royal Clipper were taken by a cadet on board the Kruzenshtern.
The ceiling fixture is actually the bottom of a swimming pool.
Rick's Cafe, Casablanca.
Hassan II Mosque
Royal Palace gate.
Captives in a spice shop.
shelling nuts of the Argan tree.
Qasr al-Bahr (Castle on the Sea).
A holy day of sacrifice was coming soon.
teas, herbs, spices.
Look but don't stop as you'll be lost forever!
prepared for heavy seas.