Morocco Travel

Bird watching in Morocco

The staffs at Morocco Why Not are ardent bird watchers and if you are an enthusiastic bird watcher, you will find Morocco to be an ideal location for the bird watching hobbyist who is planning a trip to Morocco for the best bird watching sites. Morocco’s feathered population consist of Black Kites, Short-toed Eagles, Lesser […]

Chellah Ruins

Located along the wetland and the Bouregreg, near the Royal Palace in Rabat are the remains of the necropolis of Chellah an ancient and complex medieval ruins. The necropolis of Chellah was built on top of the Roman site during the 13th Century by the Merinid Sultan Abu al Hassan. By the 18th century, an […]

Tips when visiting Morocco

Moroccans are famous for their hospitality and love showing visitors their country. Before you go to Morocco, here are some friendly tips from Morocco Why Not to make your trip to Morocco, even easier. You will find that a few words of basic Arabic or Darijaa (Moroccan Arabic dialect) will be especially handy. Try shukran […]

Visit Rabat the capital city of Morocco

I like to tell the story about my first time to Morocco and how I ended up in Rabat. I was sidetracked while on the train to Fes and missed my stop not once, but twice. That in a nutshell was how I ended up in Rabat, the capital city of Morocco and the administrative […]

The Anti Atlas Mountains of Morocco

Wow! Talk about a landscape that is spectacular and a great place for taking a hike… it is the Anti Atlas Mountains. The climate is very temperate and here is your chance to immerse yourself into Berber culture. The Anti Atlas is off the beaten path, as it takes you away from the hustle and […]

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Fes is the cultural heart and spiritual soul of Morocco. The Medina of Fes is a UNESCO world heritage site. This first imperial city of Morocco is alluring and apt for the culturally aware. You will find yourself weaving through an ancient walled Medina that’s been in existence since…

Spend the night in the Sahara

Morocco’s Sahara desert is a magical place to send a few nights. Tours to the Sahara desert will have you exploring the breathtaking sandscape and a place called Merzouga, which is south of Erfoud. The beautiful Erg Chebbi dunes is 724 km (450 miles) from Marrakech traveling through the High Atlas Mountains and stopping by […]