I recently came back from a rather difficult month in Morocco. I saw some amazing things, things I had wanted to see for a very long time: the Sahara; the medinas; the art and culture; the Blue town of Chefchaouen; the amazing architecture; and Casablanca, the scene of the greatest love film of all time! … Continue reading Is Morocco Safe For Lone Females?
I’m Blue Da Ba Dee – Chefchaouen, Morocco’s True Blue Town
Have you ever imagined what it would feel like to be inside an iceberg looking out at the world through a blue-ish lens where everything is a variation on a theme. Blue, Blues-y, Blue-ish, Blue-ming lovely! Well, that is a little what it feels like to explore the town of Chefchaouen in Morocco's Rif Mountains. … Continue reading I’m Blue Da Ba Dee – Chefchaouen, Morocco’s True Blue Town
Five Fabulous Things To Do in Fes
Fès or Fez is the second largest city in Morocco and was the capital city from the 13th/14th century until 1912 when Rabat took over the title. I've put together a list of 5 things that make Fes fabulous (and better than Marrakesh) in my opinion. For more ideas, and more of the useful but boring … Continue reading Five Fabulous Things To Do in Fes
Into the Sahara on a Camel
An Appraisal of Auberge Les Roches and its Camel Excursion I arrived in Morocco with one main plan. To visit the Sahara Desert. This is the largest desert in the world (covering around 3.5million square miles) and is arguably the most famous. The Sahara has held a fascination for me for around 10 years so … Continue reading Into the Sahara on a Camel