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 […]

HOW TO PISS OFF A MOROCCAN

Inspired by the series of articles “How to piss off..” published on Matador Network I decided to come up with the “piss off” list for Moroccans. It can’t be missed! Living in Morocco for, so far, half a year, I have learnt many interesting things about the language, the culture and the people. Here are […]

MOROCCAN WEDDING IN BRIEF

“And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.” (Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist)  One of my wishes, for quite a few years, was to attend a Moroccan wedding. Finally, I had this amazing opportunity to attend one in Rabat. A friend of a friend was getting married to a […]

What To Buy As A Souvenir From Morocco?

  Morocco is a paradise for the senses. Sounds attacking you from all sides, noise and powerful beats of chaabi music, omnipresent honking and people cursing at each other in traffic jams, extremely sweet desserts and spicy tajine, delicious, oriental perfume and the smell of freshly picked oranges and olives immersed in hot harissa sauce, colorful clothes and dirty, shabby buildings. […]