Salaam alaikum dear readers! I know you were probably wondering where I had disappear to right for all of January? Well never fear my family had come to visit me in Morocco!!! SO I was busy helping them have a positive and wonderful trip – and stressing out for them 😀 It was an epic… Read More My family’s first visit to Morocco!
In some countries that have heavy levels of tourism they go out of their way to make it easy to get places by labeling streets, monuments and bathrooms for example to make it easy to self navigate to places on your own. Morocco has its own interesting take on that – and signage if it… Read More Moroccan Lifeskill #5 – Navigation aka Getting More Lost
You’ve arrived in Morocco – now the question is how do you get between point A and point B. Good news for you – Morocco is developed enough to have multiple forms of transport. The best form of transport is of course a train – in my humble PCV opinion. There are options for first… Read More Moroccan Lifeskill #4 – Transport
In America, we are use to big box stores, shrink wrapped food and fixed prices but suddenly you get off the plane in Morocco and the rules have changed. Everything even things that are in shops – well except the corner hanut, Marjane and Metro Mart can be bargained on – wait – even there… Read More Moroccan Lifeskill #2 – Bargaining
Getting to my final site- Nov 18th Finally it was the morning to head out to my final site – but I had to make a stop along the way in Fez. Why? To pick up my hedgehog of course – he had be confiscated at the last hub day before heading to Rabat because… Read More Getting to my final site
If you ever want to know if you can blend and pass an a native of a specific country try going to a major tourist site with a group of people who can’t pass as natives and see if you get mistaken as the guide. (Its the “Moroccan” guide.. you can tell by the hijab..… Read More Your the guide right? – The old city of Fez
NYC Skyline- Arriving at JFK International – Our Plane- The Food on Royal Air Moroc – the service by the flight attendents might not be great but the food is!!!