Are You a Newbie In Casablanca?

Casaouis will understand… A question to foreigners living here and to born Casaouis, can you relate to this: you see a foreign-looking person and you can say whether they live here or it is their first time in Casablanca/Morocco/Africa? I bet you can. It’s an built-in radar that lights up each time you see a […]

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 […]

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 […]

Hello Darija! Lesson #1 – Taking a Taxi

Series of short lessons in collaboration with HelloDarija. How it works? I provide you with conjugation of one verb, several words and phrases in a certain topic. One lesson = one topic. Next, you go to http://hellodarija.com to practice your newly acquired vocabulary and learn how to use them in conversations. Everything for free. Good luck! […]

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 […]

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 […]