• As the jellaba-clad shoppers continue south through the market, those in the know stock up on handfuls of mint before reaching Bab Debbaugh, where the sweet scent of herbs and orange blossom is replaced by the pungent smell of blood and pigeon droppings – the entryway to the city’s medieval tannery.

Photography by Shantanu Starick

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