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Skala North Bastion

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Skala North Bastion

The defensive stronghold city of Essaouira is north of the port of Skala, a platform with cannons pointed out at the sea, which served as a storage place for weapons and ammunition. This place is a part of UNESCO's World Heritage sites. If you like handicrafts, there's a great installation of the country's finest craftsmen. Thuya wood work, which is a precious kind of wood that grows in this region and they make wonderful objects out of it. The bastion itself has been renovated and is beautiful and looks very solid, so the city was free from invasion for a long time. The walls are from the eighteenth

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