Sunday, 20 December 2009

Donkeys and Burdens !

" Little Donkey!"
When we visited the fascinating country of Morocco it was impossible not to be taken back in time. 
We booked everything ourselves because we wanted to avoid a Package Tour at a resort. 
We stayed in Fes in a Riad just outside the Medina gates.
I love animals and in the Medina there is no traffic or motorised vehicles. The Donkey or Mule is certainly the beast of burden.
Today I found myself singing "Little Donkey"  with Christmas being so near and I remembered the little donkeys in the Medina.

So Donkeys are still travelling and still carrying their"heavy loads!!"


  1. Lovely pics!
    Have a wonderful Christmas in your house!

  2. Thanks Sally. Happy Christmas to you and yours and our very best wishes to you all for 2010! Linda

  3. Lovely Donkeys! They really do heavy work. Yes, it does remind you of the song.
    Wishing you a happy Christmas and New Year.
    Hugs and Love Suex

  4. it truly is such a step back in time. i was in morrocco years ago and remember the feeling of being in a different where women had no voice! i love your photos!

    blessings on your holiday xx

  5. Hello Linda,
    Awww.... Poor Poor Donkeys. But They Still Look Very Cute. Speak Soon.
    Merry Christmas.
    Love Alanna xxxx


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