Lessons from Morocco

1. Conquered fears can resurface Going from Spain to Morocco, I felt a little nervous. I was leaving the western comforts to go to a place with a completely different …

Nejjarine Fountain and museum in Fes, Morocco

The Medina of Fez

The Medina of Fez is reportedly the largest Medina in the world, with a population of around 150,000 and a total of 9,500 streets (this number is repeated a lot, …

Entrance to Koutoubia Mosque in Marrakech, Morocco

Morocco at Ramadan

Unwittingly, my trip to Morocco coincided with the start of Ramadan. I wasn’t really sure what to expect – Would many places be closed? Would it be difficult to find …