People Watching in Chefchaouen
Just outside the entrance to the Kasbah, in the old medina of the town of Chefchaouen (Morocco's famed "Blue City") is a lively square rimmed with trees and cobalt blue benches. Not unlike the Bathesda Fountain in New York City
, if one sits in this square long enough it seems possible to watch the whole town go by. And all its tourists. There is a fountain, there are cafes, shops selling leather goods and postcards and roaming children happy to be responsibility-free. Sit long enough and you'll even hear the call to prayer ringing out from the mosque at the far end of the square.