The Merinides tombs - as seen from the Nejjarine Museum of Wooden Arts & Crafts

The Merinides tombs - as seen from the Nejjarine Museum of Wooden Arts & Crafts

The Merinides Hotel with ruins in the background - Fes

The Merinides Hotel with ruins in the background - Fes

Graves on a hill and a road disappearing into mountains

Graves on a hill and a road disappearing into mountains

A crumbling wall of the Merinides ruins

A crumbling wall of the Merinides ruins

Some of the plants clinging on limestone rock face

Some of the plants clinging on limestone rock face

A graveyard on the slopes - Fes

A graveyard on the slopes - Fes

A graveyard next to the Merinides Tombs

A graveyard next to the Merinides Tombs

Myself - next to the Merinides Tombs

Myself - next to the Merinides Tombs

Only few standing structures are left on the site

Only few standing structures are left on the site

Few graves and old city walls of Fes

Few graves and old city walls of Fes

This wall has become victime of its age

This wall has become victime of its age

The Merinides Tombs - this tomb is in better condition

The Merinides Tombs - this tomb is in better condition

The ruins of the Merinides Tombs - Fes

The ruins of the Merinides Tombs - Fes

The Merinides Tombs - nice view of the ruins

The Merinides Tombs - nice view of the ruins

This path leads down from the tombs to the main road

This path leads down from the tombs to the main road

Merinides Tombs seen on top of the hill

Merinides Tombs seen on top of the hill

Tomb of Abu Abdullah of Granada (Spain)

Tomb of Abu Abdullah of Granada (Spain)

Floor of the tomb

Floor of the tomb

Ceiling of the tomb was burnt or painted badly

Ceiling of the tomb was burnt or painted badly

An arch of the musalla - Abu Abdullah died in 1553 in Fes

An arch of the musalla - Abu Abdullah died in 1553 in Fes

He was the last Muslim king of Granada

He was the last Muslim king of Granada

A view from arch - looking out to an open area

A view from arch - looking out to an open area

The musalla and surrounding area - Fes

The musalla and surrounding area - Fes

Area next to Abu Abdullah (Boabdil)'s tomb

Area next to Abu Abdullah (Boabdil)'s tomb

A lamp hanging outside the Imam Tijani's tomb

A lamp hanging outside the Imam Tijani's tomb

Wood work above entry door of Imam Tijani tomb

Wood work above entry door of Imam Tijani tomb

Plaster work at the front door of tomb - Fes

Plaster work at the front door of tomb - Fes

Entry door of Imam Tijani's tomb - I wasn't allowed to take photos inside

Entry door of Imam Tijani's tomb - I wasn't allowed to take photos inside

Minaret of the Zawiya of Moulay Idriss - Fes

Minaret of the Zawiya of Moulay Idriss - Fes

Renovation work was being carried out on Moulay Idriss's tomb

Renovation work was being carried out on Moulay Idriss's tomb

Front door of the Zawiya of Moulay Idriss - Fes

Front door of the Zawiya of Moulay Idriss - Fes

Some of the new plaster work on external walls

Some of the new plaster work on external walls

Beautiful Moroccan art on walls of Moulay Idriss's tomb

Beautiful Moroccan art on walls of Moulay Idriss's tomb

Ceiling of the Moulay Idriss tomb

Ceiling of the Moulay Idriss tomb

A stained glass window of the tomb

A stained glass window of the tomb

Supporting wooden beams inside the tomb

Supporting wooden beams inside the tomb

A pillar cap inside the Zawiya of Moulay Idriss

A pillar cap inside the Zawiya of Moulay Idriss

This decoration was next to the grave of this saint

This decoration was next to the grave of this saint

Wood work on ceiling of Zawiya of Moulay Idriss

Wood work on ceiling of Zawiya of Moulay Idriss

A shabby lamb among colours - Fes

A shabby lamb among colours - Fes

Newly renovated stucco of the tomb

Newly renovated stucco of the tomb

Mottifs on the wall - Tomb of Moulay Idriss

Mottifs on the wall - Tomb of Moulay Idriss

Renovations was being carried out on a large scale

Renovations was being carried out on a large scale

A wall after the renovation - Zawiya of Moulay Idriss

A wall after the renovation - Zawiya of Moulay Idriss