Winter Sunset at Asilah
Asilah was captured and fortified by the Portuguese in 1471 but abandoned in 1549. The walls and ramparts were built by the Portuguese. Captured by the Moroccan ruler, Moulay Ismail, in 1692, it became a base for pirates in the 19th century.
Winter Sunset over AsilahDecember 2015MarocMoroccoAtlantic Oceansetting sunold Portuguese town