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1 Week in Morocco

Want to visit Morocco but don’t have a lot of time? Follow in my footsteps and you’ll be amazed at how much you can see and do with just 1 week in Morocco! Traveling through Morocco can be frustrating. If you don’t know French or Arabic, it can be difficult to communicate. The trains can …

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Conversations with a Berber

No trip to Morocco is complete without a tour to the Sahara Desert. My friend and I found an affordable tour through our guesthouse and set off on a 3 day, 2 night tour to the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. The trip was a lot of driving through windy mountain roads and scorching hot desert …

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Midnight in the Sahara

I went camping in the Moroccan Sahara back in early October.  We slept out under the stars instead of in the tents, which seemed like a good idea at the time and still seems like a good idea now, surprisingly.  I didn’t get much sleep that night because 1. it was freezing and 2. I …

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Running in Morocco

In my last post, I waxed poetically about running through the streets of Dubai and feeling alive and free.  Just days later, we were running through the streets of Marrakech, Morocco, feeling alive and…scared and disgusted. Foreign girls get a lot of attention in Morocco.  We had spent a day in Casablanca getting hollered at …

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