You already know that Marco Ciccolella & Valentina Campostrini are photographers covering Gnawa Festival of Essaouira in Morocco. And now they share their experience with AfrokanLife readers. Please enjoy!
Essaouira is a city in the western Moroccan economic region ofMarrakech-Tensift-Al Haouz, on the Atlantic coast. Since the 16th century, the city has also been known by itsPortuguese name of Mogador or Mogadore. The Berber name means the wall, a reference to the fortress walls that originally enclosed the city.