English articles

  • Remnants of Zagora & Tamegroute (pt 1/2)

    On the way through Ouarzazate, the 100-mile (170 km) road to Zagora is primarily a straight and flat divide giving way to pre-Sahara scenery and sensations. The land, although sparse, sparks the ...

  • Meknes, Morocco (pt 2/2)

    Spending a day or two in Meknes is sufficient to see all the sites. You can either travel by taxi, car, or simply on foot. If you need any help sorting out directions, the people are friendly ...

  • Meknes, Morocco (pt 1/2)

    After exploring the hills of the Middle Atlas around Ifrane and Azrou, and before being lured into the impressive Fez medina, don’t overlook Meknes. The city has its own impressive monuments and ...

  • Rabat: Chellah Gardens and Oudayas Kasbah

    Rabat, the capital city of Morocco, is a popular destination for tourists who want to see some of the country’s main sights. Rabat replaced Fez as the official capital of Morocco, and is now the ...

  • Ouezzane, Morocco – Holy City of Hills and Hashish

    On the same road from Meknes to Chefchaouen in Morocco, a historically significant destination often overlooked is Ouezzane. A sprawling town positioned just at the southern border of the Rif ...

  • Morocco: Beni Mellal – Hikes, Pistes, and Cascades

    With a rising population of near 60,000 inhabitants, Beni Mellal en route to Marrakech is a newfound hotspot for travelers and tourists to Morocco. If you are able to make it on a Tuesday, then ...

  • Sefrou, Morocco – Overshadowed, Not Outdone

    Morocco has always been a place of acceptance. And, even though the majority of inhabitants are Muslim, Morocco’s rich religious history and modern heritage have close ties with the Christian ...

  • Sidi Ifni, Morocco – Spanish Charm & Southern Skies

    Along Morocco’s southern coast, past the European throngs that fill Agadir is calm, quiet, and secluded Sidi Ifni. Driving along the coastal highway, you will definitely not want to skip Tiznit. ...

  • Taroudant, Morocco – Attractive Southern Charm

    Depicted as the true Souss Valley should, Taroudant in Morocco lies on the journey between Agadir and Taliouine. Being one of the most fertile regions in the south, with a river that runs all ...

  • Religious ceremonies in Morocco – Part 2

    This is Part 2 of 2 of "Religious Ceremonies in Morocco". Click here to read Part 1. The third religious event is the end of Ramadan: Eid El Fitr. This ceremony, as its name indicates, ...