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Chouara Tannery, Fes

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Observe the completely manual process of leather dying that hasn't changed since the Middle Ages at Chouara Tannery, the largest and oldest of Fes' three tanneries. The only downside to your visit may be the stench of pigeon poop and cow urine, part of a mixture used for softening the hides. Plan my Fes trip by asking Inspirock to come up with tips and suggestions.
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  • i just bought a jacket here, not cheap but very good quality. Or do you prefer the other way around? You need to haggle and, if possible, buy a bundle of items to get a better price. That's what... 
    i just bought a jacket here, not cheap but very good quality. Or do you prefer the other way around? You need to haggle and, if possible, buy a bundle of items to get a better price. That's what...  more »
  • Careful with the guy who is at the door. After he shows you the tunnery, he is going to put you a lot of pressure into buying some stuff in the shop. We didn't buy anything but we gave him 10dh and... 
    Careful with the guy who is at the door. After he shows you the tunnery, he is going to put you a lot of pressure into buying some stuff in the shop. We didn't buy anything but we gave him 10dh and...  more »
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  • This place is old and it is famous in Fez and all the old cities of Morocco
  • Love it is so historical it need just restoration

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