Category Archives: Morocco

Tangier, (Morocco)

“Berber: Tin Iggi”, “Roman: Tingis”, “Arabic:‎ Tanja”, “The door of Africa” The second part of this weekend trip to northern Morocco and after visiting the UNESCO city of Tetouan, we returned to the base where we landed (and from where we would … Continue reading

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Tetouan, (Morocco)

“Berber: Tittawin, meaning The Eyes, The Water Springs” Another short weekend in Morocco after we found another impossible to miss deal with British Airways+Iberia. Not only the air fare was great, but was also having such interconnecting flights via Madrid all … Continue reading

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Volubilis, (Morocco)

“Capital of the Kingdom of Mauritania”, “Southwestern-most post of the Roman Empire” One last and quick stopover in this very busy trip so far for visiting the impressive Roman ruins of Volubilis, few kilometres north of the city of Meknes. … Continue reading

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Meknes, (Morocco)

“Berber: Imeknasen”, “City of hundred Minarets”, “One of the four Imperial Cities” Next along this busy tour, right after visiting the city of Fez; and I say briefly since there is so much to see and do that less than a full day … Continue reading

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Fez, (Morocco)

“Mecca of the West”, “Athens of Africa”, “One of the four Imperial Cities of Morocco” Continuing our busy trip after leaving Rabat the night before, today we spared for actually visiting 2 cities: Fez and Meknes. The remaining 2 of the … Continue reading

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Rabat, (Morocco)

“One of the four Imperial Cities of Morocco”, “Ribatu l-Fath: Stronghold of Victory” Following a nice visit to Casablanca the day before, we came to the next city on this short tour around few cities in the area, following the … Continue reading

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Casablanca, (Morocco)

“Berber: Anfa”, “Kaẓa”, “Portuguese: Casa Branca”, “Spanish: Casa Blanca” It is nice to be back in Morocco, specially since we’ve only been to Marrakesh 3 years ago and that city is probably the exception to the rest of the country, … Continue reading

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Marrakesh, (Morocco)

“The Red City”, “The daughter of the desert” 26th and 27th of January, 2013 Another of our winter, low season trips take us this time to one of the most historical cities in Morocco, and what is best, for such … Continue reading

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