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Festival season in Morocco is kicking off

Oh festival season is upon us here in Morocco and I’m busy trying to figure out how to squeeze all this cultural goodness in to my already-packed diary.   525 more words

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LA CONFERENCE DES OISEAUX opens at David Bloch Gallery

Edgy, contemporary and always changing, (the space transforms with each exhibit), the David Bloch Gallery in Gueliz is one of my favourite galleries in Marrakech. I had the chance to visit the current exhibit LA CONFERENCE DES OISEAUX by YAZE just hours after installation… 98 more words

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Top tips for travelling in Morocco

Travelling in Morocco may just be one of my favourite places to wanderlust.  An ideal opportunity to travel slowly, to attempt to understand the culture, a chance for authentic experiences, to sit in a cafe and chat with a friendly local, it’s unlike major cities like Paris and Barcelona where the sites are endless.   659 more words

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Visiting Essaouira's artists' studios

It was a Sunday morning in Essaouira when I headed off to the joutiya (flea market) with Maroc-o-phile for some cool hunting.  We rummaged through old silk scarves and kaftans, bits and pieces of jewelery and bric-a-brac.   275 more words

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The Douiria, or what's hidden behind the doors in the Marrakech medina

It’s Marrakech’s latest “museum” to open.  Like most museums, the Douiria is a place for the curious.  For those who wander the alleys of the medina and wonder what may lie behind unassuming doors.   393 more words

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There's more to Barcelona and art nouveau architecture than Gaudi

I’ve recently returned from my third visit to this fabulous city. As a huge fan of art nouveau architecture, cava, Spanish fashion and Picasso, I just can’t get enough of Barcelona. 988 more words

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What I didn't know when moving to Morocco

I didn’t mean for it to happen. Nor did I think it would last this long.  But four years ago today I boarded a plane to Morocco to start my five-month adventure.   798 more words

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