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All reviews mid day great photo opportunities entry fee light coming fascinating place piece of history thin layer elderly gentleman water tank vaulted ceilings sight seeing definitely worth a visit old town istanbul cistern reflection photos
Down a little street in El Jadida is the Portugese Cistern..more than 500 years old..spectacular..best to arrive at noon but not required..a siimple 10 dirham entry fee and you can spend as much time there as you’d like..one of the last remaining Portugese structures in...More
A deep cellar with dripping walls and some old vaulted ceilings. Or an amazing punctuation point into the Portugese history of this coast, with wonderful below ground images with the sun blazing through.
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The concept was amazing. A must to visit as you may not have another opportunity. If you are a traveller who appreciates spaces where you can absorb the significance of the experience then this is a must.
The Portuguese Cistern is a beautiful sight, and has an interesting historical story to go with it. I suspect it is the most instagrammed location in El Jadida because it really is photogenic.
It will only take five or so minutes to wander through, but...More
The Cistern is just a water tank that reflects the sunlight . I was there for just 5 minutes. Even though I admired how they were able to build it and the amount of work that went into it , I didn’t think it was...More
This was a great stop and really interesting to see. I wish they had some printed material to describe the site in more detail in English although there was a lovely guide who told us some information in French.