Imlil is a small village tucked away in the Atlas Mountains and provides the entry point for many fantastic treks across the mountains. It is the doorway into remote Berber villages, stunning mountain scenery and some truly unique people. Situated a couple of hours drive from Marrakech, it is a popular place for many backpackers who are travelling through Morocco and is certainly worthy of a visit for those wanting a look into the less travelled, off the beaten track area of the country.
This photo of a thoughtful local man was taken in the middle of Imlil as the locals strolled around in the late afternoon. We were watching the world go by before departing on a trek the following day: