Posts tagged ‘Morocco’

Grocery Shopping in Morocco

I just got back from Essaouira’s souk, where the locals shop. I bought: 6 eggs. A whole chicken breast (meaning, uh, all the white meat on…

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Photos of Our New Home

We’re finally settled in our temporary home here in Essaouira. All has gone well, though I’m struggling with a bit of gastroenteritis-related unpleasantness. It’s to be…

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As-Salamu Alaykum from Morocco

We have successfully touched down in the Palmeraie, a resorty suburb of Marrakesh. Thanks to LuxuryLink, we’re staying at Jnane Tamsna, a luxurious, garden-filled sprawling compound…

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Boring Site Note: Posting Will Be Light Through January 9

We’re spending the next ten days traveling slowly (via Valetta, Casablanca and Marrakesh) to Essaouira on the Atlantic coast of Morocco. We’ll be mostly offline, but…

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We’ve Found Our Home in Morocco

Last week, we started our search for a place to live for the three months we’ll be spending in Essaouira. It’s a seaside town of about…

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In Praise of Luxury Link, Again

As I’ve mentioned, we’re planning on spending two or three months in Morocco in the new year. We plan to visit a couple of towns to…

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Where in Morocco Would You Spend a Long Weekend?

I know nothing about Morocco. Well, not nothing, but hardly anything. Let’s see what I know: Possible destinations include Marrakesh, Fez and Casablanca. There are probably…

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Reports From Tunisia

Speaking of travel writing, I’ve been enjoying Kirsten’s reports from her trip to Tunisia. This is partially because we plan to visit Tunisia’s neighbour to the…

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