5 Things You Should Never Do In Casablanca

Casablanca. Such a romantic place to be according to many. Many who have never been there. Casablanca is a bewildering jungle. Here are some known, yet not written anywhere rules. Every real Casaoui should know them :) If you are a tourist you can still take advantage of my insider’s guide and know what to […]

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Get Hired In Morocco – Guide To Finding Work

“Is it easy to find a job in Morocco?” – that’s one of the most frequently asked questions I get in your messages. You, my Readers, inspired me to write this article. I will explain you what’s easy and what’s not easy about getting a job in Morocco as a foreigner. YES, IT’S EASY TO GET […]

Is Morocco Safe For Women?

  I receive tens of questions about safety in Morocco as a solo female traveler. You ask me how to behave, how to dress when you’re on a solo trip, what to pay attention to… If you’re an experienced travelette, you know how to adjust to certain cultures not to attract too much unwanted attention […]

Swedish Globetrotting Couple And Their Home In An Oasis Near Guelmim

This post includes affiliate link(s). Read more in disclosure here.   I’ve e-met Anette on Facebook, such a common way to meet people in 21st century. Finally, after around a year we met in real, I got to know Anette and her husband, Peter. Both Swedish, she’s in her late fifties, he’s in his early […]

Travelling In Morocco On A Budget

 This post includes affiliate link(s). Read more about it in the disclosure here.   Camping +/- 20 km away from Dades Valley in atlas mountains There are usually 3 obstacles that prevent us from travelling: TIME, MONEY, FEAR. I can’t give you a solution for your chronic lack of time. I can help you to get rid […]

What Is Life In Morocco Like? – Interviews With Moroccans And Foreigners

  I love hearing other people’s opinions about Morocco and generally about their experiences in different countries. It always makes me look at things from a new perspective, see the life from a different angle. I asked some of my friends and acquintances to express their mind about living in Morocco. Some answers were surprising… […]

How To Obtain Residency Permit In Casablanca?

  The first and the most essential piece of information that I have to give you is that the procedure of obtaining residency permit (carte du sejour) is not the same for the whole Morocco. I’ve heard from my friends that they were asked to bring 10 photos is Agadir; 6 in Marrakesh; and I […]

Inspiring Moroccan Entrepreneurs And Changemakers

If you think that Morocco is only desert and camels – you are wrong. If you think Moroccans are not creative and Moroccan women are oppressed and locked up in their houses – you are so wrong! I can say that I am lucky. Thanks to my blog I met the most creative souls in the […]

How To Start Business In Morocco? – Guide To Opening A Company + PDF!

Last update: 04.04.2017 They say “what doesn’t kill you, makes you stronger” this rule is 100% applicable in the topic of company creation and administration work! I’ve been meaning to open a company for quite a while. I was somehow scared and my common sense kept on telling me to postpone the process. Finally, an […]

What You Should Know About Moroccan Weddings

Moroccan weddings are so different than Polish ones (Or I should say African/ Arabic weddings are different than European ones) If you’re invited to a Moroccan wedding you should some some things not to feel awkward during it:) I wrote a bigger article with more photos and details about the wedding. Check it here. NO […]

Natural Moroccan Beauty Products

 Morocco is a very diversified country. You can experience unbearable heat and freezing cold, meet people of different origins and religions, see mountains, swim in the sea or ocean. Morocco’s geographic variety gives an opportunity to try amazing, natural foods and cosmetic products. There are some absolute must-haves that you have to buy once you […]

Living In Morocco – Living Diversity

Morocco is the realest melting pot! A unique fusion of different religions, nations, races, languages, flavors, geographical features and much more. Each day spent here is a new discovery for me, each time I travel somewhere in Morocco I am more and more amazed: how can a country be so diversified?! It can. It’s Morocco […]

USING PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION DURING HOLIDAYS IN MOROCCO

  Many people ask me about traveling by public transportation in Morocco during holidays. Are trains frequent? Are they fast? Are there many delays? Etc. I decided to write this brief, quick note about Moroccan trains. I will surprise you, traveling in Morocco during holidays is quite pleasant. FREQUENCY Trains go quite often. You’ll not […]

My Favorite Cities In Morocco

CITY: Ait Ouglif WHY: It is a very peaceful Amazigh village in the mountains. Its location is almost perfect: 17 km to civilization (Boumalene) and around 70 km to a bigger city, Kelaat M’gouna. Ait Ouglif itself is hidden in the mountains, among trees, nature and water.  There is a little river and all fruits […]

8 SIGNS YOU’RE BECOMING MOROCCAN

If you’re an expat living in Morocco for some time, a traveler who loves to absorb different cultures or simply a lover of Morocco and a good observer you undoubtedly can say what are ‘typical Moroccan things’ :) Having spent over a year in Morocco (a country that I truly love) I found myself doing […]

TAKING A TAXI IN MOROCCO – SURVIVAL KIT

Taking a taxi in Africa and Middle East by an European may be a #CultureShock;) I’ve heard stories about wild taxi drivers in Ivory Coast. In Turkey I’ve seen drivers like from Tokyo Drift and in Egypt I was amazed that 6 people can ride a tiny motorbike. I do my best to travel within […]

RAMADAN AMBIENCE IN MOROCCO

photo of Hassan II Mosque taken by Youssef Amaaou I was told that Ramadan is a magical period when everything changes; the busiest streets in the town are empty, the nastiest men become humble and the noisiest grandmas close their mouth. That’s absolutely true. I was also told that travelling during Ramadan is useless. That’s […]

RAMADAN IN MOROCCO – DO’S AND DON’TS

photo in the background: Youssef Amaaou Many tourists wonder what Ramadan is and why Muslims celebrate it? Here is a brief explanation of the reason and purpose of the holy month of Ramadan:) I’ll also give you some tips on what to do and what to avoid during this very special period of time. WHAT […]

TRAVEL TIPS FOR MOROCCO THAT YOU WON’T FIND IN GUIDEBOOKS

Guidebooks are among my favorite types of books. They give you insight into the local culture, habits, traditions, language, do’s and don’ts. However, they rarely provide you with details on how to handle things, how to interact with the locals, where to eat etc. Here is my subjective guide to Morocco. Tip #1 The dirtier […]