Tag Archive | Morocco Travel

Djemaa El Fna Market Square at the Medina of Marrakech

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Medina of Marrakech, Djemaa El Fna Market Square

Easy Breezy Essaouira

Prior to visiting Essaouira, I thought Negril Jamaica was the place for spending days on the beach dodging waves and shooting the breeze. Or visiting small artisan shops, listening to the reggae rhythms of Bob Marley, Peter Tosh and the electric guitar groove of Jimi Hendrix. But no, I’m not talking about Jamaica; I am […]

Day trip to Meknes

Meknes is a gem of a city stretching between Fes and Rabat. Meknes is also a short distance from the ancient Roman ruins of Volubilis. So what is there about Meknes that makes it special, considering most travelers will cavort to Marrakech or Fes… Well, Meknes is the first imperial city of Morocco, founded around […]

The Magic of Marrakech

Marrakech is the show case of Morocco’s ancient culture. Marrakech is the entry to the desert and is located at the foothills of the High Atlas Mountains, Africa’s largest mountain range. The weather in Marrakech is filled with fresh mountain air, warm afternoon sunshine, and the nights during the winter season can be a bit […]

Djemaa El Fna Market Square at the Medina of Marrakech

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Medina of Marrakech, Djemaa El Fna Market Square

Visit Morocco’s cultural and spiritual heartbeat – Fes

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 the 9th century. As you pass […]

Best Time to Visit Morocco

As a regular traveler to Morocco, I am amazed by the diversity the country offers, especially when you consider the easy access from Spain, or the UK. One of the characteristics of weather in Morocco is the distinct difference between day and evening, summer and winter. The best weather conditions in Morocco is between October […]

Welcome to Morocco…Why Not!

Many travelers find Morocco to be an easy access destination by ferry from Spain, but for the traveller who wants to make Morocco a primary destination, it can be much further to travel as the country is nestled in the North African region. The country is ethnically and culturally diverse, with a vibrant landscape meets the Atlantic ocean coastline […]