English articles

  • Discover the Natural Wonders of Merzouga

    Watching a spectacular sunrise or sunset over the Saharan sand dunes at Merzouga in Morocco is an awe-inspiring experience which really needs to be seen to be believed.

  • Marrakech International Marathon and Half Marathon

    The city of Marrakech represents the essence of the beauty to be found in the exotic country of Morocco. Stunning scenery of palm trees against a backdrop of snow-covered mountains; the sights, ...

  • The Traditional Tissa Horse Festival

    The deafening roar and rising dust of oncoming trucks from all over the region marks the start of one of the most celebrated festivals in Morocco. During the year, the small town of Tissa is a ...

  • Escape to Essaouira

    As you walk across the Place Moulay Hassan to grab a scoop of ice cream or croissant from the Patisserie Driss, you’d never know this town center, or any part of Essaouira experienced a rich ...

  • U2 Recording a New Album in Morocco

    Recently, Irish rock band U2’s front-man Bono was spotted taking in the sights and sounds of the medina in the culturally and historically rich city of Fez, Morocco. When the other U2 band ...

  • The Intriguing Literary Works of Leila Abouzeid

    The acclaimed author, Leila Abouzeid, is considered to be a pioneer among her Moroccan contemporaries, mainly due to her choice to write in Arabic rather than in French. Her works have been ...

  • International Film Festival of Marrakech 2007

    The exotic city of Marrakech in Morocco will welcome film directors, producers, actors, distributors and journalists from all over the world this November. They will be in Marrakech to showcase ...

  • The Green March – A Campaign for Reunification

    Moroccans will enjoy a public holiday on 6th November 2007 as they take time to commemorate an event known as “The Green March”. What is 'The Green March' and what prompted this historical event?

  • Moroccan Cuisine At Its Best

    Moroccan cuisine is a delight to nearly all the senses. Couscous or skso, as it is called in Arabic, is Morocco’s national dish. Served with piping-hot vegetables and with mutton, chicken, or ...

  • The Art of Choosing a Riad in Marrakech

    Everyone who ventures across the big pond known as the Atlantic wants to stay in a Riad in Morocco. More than a hotel, a riad is an old-style Moroccan home that has been converted into a type of ...