The oldest houses of Fez

The city of Fez is discovered by Aladrisien in the late eighteenth century, according to the Gregorian calendar, the city of Fez is divided into two parts, separated by a valley of Fez. Idris, the first is to discover the city on the banks of the valley, in seven hundred and eighty nine after birth, the son of King Idris II, the existing city on the left bank was built in eight hundred and eight i.e in the one hundred and twenty-nine for Migration year, according to the Muslim people, lies the city of Fez at Forum super-sized two routes of the most important roads, begins one from the heart of Africa to the Mediterranean Sea behind the Rif Mountains, and the other way runs from the Atlantic Ocean and even the East.

And is still the city’s streets are filled with distinctive personalities seem like an eternal defy time, and life goes on as usual in the city of Fez, on the same token, that daily life in the city of Fez and the inherent nature helped her to maintain a religious and spiritual origins.

The craftsmen today are the same craftsmen in the past, and Bedam still meet in gatherings and lanes dedicated to them while spread to others within the city, while their shops is located directly in the narrow, crowded alleys they use Kqaat to display the goods, and places of business and labs all in one, in spite of its small size.

But the city did not turn into a museum after, The past is present in the city, which imposes the same everywhere, in homes and public buildings, and in the congestion that would fill the street, and in the old home crafts.

It consists homes Fez from the main hall floor, which require a large yard, a multi-purpose room, especially families, used to Castrahh Diom, and to address Xa and sleep during the summer. The decorative shape public buildings also applies to homes, where we see the ancient doors, wood and poly-chrome mosaics, ceramics and Alastico.

The demographics of the city of Fez has changed during the last century, and slowly began to families living warren of narrow favorite destinations of the most modern in the city to leave, while new arrivals from the countryside settled in the homes of the old city. But despite the growing migration to the city, the city relies mainly in relation to rural areas, which provide them with goods, most of the shops are located next to the walls that surround the city.

Wood and ceramic stones to raise ourselves to a past full of creativity, and the work and negotiation, organization Arts, also remain an integral part of the memory that city.

The Dbhagwa leather soak cattle and cows Ogelad in wash basins, then added special fluids after treatment with dyes, and then deployed to dry on the surface, and then they send then to the shops selling leather.

At the end of a dark road alum, doors overlooking the interior Alsahad for homes, which built mostly during the rule of the Alawite during the seventeenth century look, but they reflect the Marinid civilization. It has high high, and often consist of two floors, it is also dark, Vqz lined houses around a large courtyard, decorated Bawamad decorated Balzacharev Moroccan, and cedar wood carved. And Battabr patio is the main place in the home, featuring a place to wash dishes and clothes and cooking as well. In the summer, the patio doors remain open and covered with curtains.

The rooms are narrow and long and high roof. In the ground floor that overlooks the yard, it seems rooms are decorated Balzacharev Moroccan and ceilings painted and carved copper deposits. And on the balconies of low Aljdhiran as is customary in Fez, emit sounds Whispering problem scientist Astadhae secret world of bright sun.

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