Social Entrepreneurship & Solo Female Travel – Interview With Hind Touissate

Can you imagine  a fashion designer, social entrepreneur, public speaker, blogger, polyglote, solo female traveler in one body? Well, these are just a couple of words to briefly describe this amazing person that is Hind. She’s a Moroccan woman, born in 1990. An inspiration for many, a social influencer who embraces change and makes education […]

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House Sitting Experience in Morocco by Anette From JustMorocco

House sitting, along with Couch Surfing or Pet Sitting, is one of the increasingly popular ways to travel without spending a fortune. Anette and Peter, that I have already introduced you to, are quite experienced house sitters (and they leave their house for others to house sit too). I asked them to share their thoughts […]

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#GHANKA7LOUHA The Sound Of Living By Tarik Raiss – 3200km Solo On A Longboard

Today I’d like to share with you a story of another inspiring person who wasn’t scared to chase his dreams. Tarik Raiss is a twenty-something Moroccan guy who decided to give up the routine of his daily life and discover the unknown. He had a good position in one of the big Moroccan companies, yet […]

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“Amal” Women’s Training Center And Moroccan Restaurant In Marrakech

Amal in Arabic means “hope” Hope for a better life and independency. Amal was founded by Nora Fitzgerald, an American born in Morocco, to help the women who come from disadvantaged backgrounds and had no chance to attend school and become independent. Thanks to the various trainings at Amal, they get to polish their social […]

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Jarjeer Retirement Home And Sanctuary For Donkeys And Mules In Douar Oumnas

When I first saw Jarjeer’s activity on Instagram, I knew that was this kind of place that I had to visit! Two days later I jumped on the train from Casablanca and met Susan, one of the two founders of Jarjeer sancturary, at the Marrakech train station. We headed twenty-something kilometres south from hot Marrakech […]

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Anass Errihani – Moroccan Mountain Photographer and Climber – Interview

  Anass is one of the first Moroccan photographers that I was honoured to meet. I was genuinely amazed when I saw his photos of the Atlas Mountains for the first time. He was one of the first Storytellers in our event, PAGES – The Other Sides of Morocco, he presented his photos to the […]

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 […]

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… […]

Women SenseTour In Muslim Countries – Interview With Sarah Zouak

    Photo Credit Sarah Zouak     Bewildered in Morocco: Why “Women SenseTour”? Sarah: Today, Muslim women in western countries are facing stigmas because of the stereotypes surrounding Islam and more particularly the idea that they are oppressed and submissive.People need more role models of great Muslim women and understand that the discriminations faced by some […]