English articles

  • The Ouzoud Waterfalls

    Though chiefly associated with rolling sand dunes and desert vistas, Morocco also features some spectacular sights that one wouldn't expect to see in a North African country. Case in point: the ...

  • Alternative Travel in Marrakech

    Just when you thought that historical sites and gardens were all that Marrakech in Morocco had to offer, rest assured that plenty of alternative activities are available. We aren’t talking about ...

  • The Gardens of Marrakech

    The city of Marrakech has been booming since the hippie era for those looking for a truly exotic travel destination. The tourist hot spot has been receiving more tourists per year than any other ...

  • Shopping in Morocco

    In order to take full advantage of your time in Morocco, you’ll have to prepare yourself for what has truly become the art of shopping. When shopping in the country’s busiest market streets of ...

  • Telouet and the Glaoui

    To gain more support for the French protectorate in Morocco, the overseeing government searched for the fearless Berber tribes who would be willing to help their cause. The leader they found was ...

  • Festivals in Fez, Essaouira, and Sefrou

    Tis the season for festivity in Morocco as summer approaches and travelers search for exotic locales with something special to offer. Artists from all over the musical spectrum are also heading ...

  • The International Hub: Tangier, Morocco

    Even though there are lesser-explored regions of the northern sections of Morocco, Tangier once attracted the likes of Tennessee Williams, Paul Bowles, and even Barbara Hutton. While the port ...

  • Morocco’s Religious Past, Part II

    The Jewish people living along the coast of Morocco played an important role in helping the Portuguese establish trade routes with North Africa. However, they also helped the Moors from ...

  • Morocco’s Religious Past, Part I

    Since ancient times, many religious groups have lived in Morocco. Jews found their way into North Africa and went as far as Mauritania while other religious groups settled in different areas and ...

  • The Mellah of Marrakech

    For those concentrating on a historical approach to Morocco, there is no better place to learn about the country’s interesting past than in Marrakech. While many monuments and sites are worthy ...