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From the Atlas Mountains to the Sahara

As we stepped out of the sparkling new Marrakesh airport and looked for a taxi, we sensed a taste of what was to be in Morocco: to be surrounded by people who are more accustomed to, and are much more adept at bartering then we are. 801 palabras más


Celebrating New Year's Eve in Morocco

We walked along the beach towards the walled medina of Essaouira, We passed camels on the way and it reminded me I’m in Africa……! The sunset this evening was just breathtaking. 735 palabras más

Morocco: How to Bargain and other tips to travel on a Budget

Morocco seems like an inexpensive country…until you get here and hear the price asked for just anything from taxi rides to food. Everyone in the tourism industry from hotel chains to the guy shining your shoes in the streets knows the exchange rates for Euro and USD to the Moroccan Dirham (MAD). 1.055 palabras más


Camels and Kasbahs

The past 10 days have been a whirlwind of Moroccan fun facts. All of the medinas are kind of starting to blur into one and I am for sure going to need a couscous break after this. 769 palabras más

"That Hippie Town" - Essaouria, Morocco

In narrowing down the cities to hit on our Morocco itinerary, we debated between Fez, Casablanca, and Rabat (in addition to Chefchaouen and Marrakech which we knew we’d visit). 1.254 palabras más


Morocco Adventure

Finally visited one of my dream destinations – Morocco! The original plan was to do a Eurotrip with Morocco on the side but we decided to just focus on one and a visa-free country too. 909 palabras más


Moroccan Adventures 3: Essaouira by the Sea

We got up reasonably early and made our way to the bus station. We made a quick stop for our usual breakfast at Patisserie des Princes, before continuing on. 1.427 palabras más

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