Posts tagged ‘Essaouira’

Four Lovely Minutes from Essaouira

Two years ago, almost to the day, we moved from Malta and Morocco. We lived in Essaouira on the Atlantic coast. We rented a lovely riad…

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Tomorrow, We Go to the Sahara Desert

I keep saying that because, frankly, it sounds cool. Tomorrow we’re taking six days and heading all the way across Morocco to the edge of apparent…

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My New Weekend Bag is Made of Camel

Morocco is, among other things, renowned for its leather products. There are shops throughout the medina selling all sorts jackets, ottomans, shoes and every size and…

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Name These Fruits (or Vegetables)

Feeling adventurous, Julie bought these at the vegetable souk today. We have no idea what they are. Do you (click for bigger legume action)? I’ve included…

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A Big Box o’ Cuteness

I interrupt your Wednesday with this insane cuteness. Yes, that’s a big box of kittens (super-size the cuteness) Taken near our house in Essaouira. There’s another…

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Shopping, Buying et Une Rallonge

In Moroccan medinas, there’s a store every ten feet. They’re packed in like stalls at Playland. Or the average North American mall, if each store had…

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A Couple Photos of Essaouira

It’s a busy day, so I’m fobbing you off with a couple of photos from our Essaouira photos. Yes, there are quite a few gulls at…

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Getting Uncomfortable

Last week, tNb from Atomic Dogma linked to my site, and wrote this about traveling and living abroad: I always feel most alive when I’ve been…

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