Eid Mubarak Said to those celebrating the end of the holy month of Ramadan.
In previous years I was in Canada enjoying down time with my family, but this year I decided to spend the last week of this holy time in Marrakech. 246 more words
Summer may be kicking off this weekend, but spring has taken a place in my heart this year and I absolutely loved it. Longer warm days, fruit trees in bloom in the Atlas Mountains, and a general sense of relief that the cold winter nights were behind us helped me out of my winter slump! 404 more words
This is a question I get asked a lot. Morocco was my first choice country, but it wasn’t my decision. During my interviews at IPSE, the YES Abroad staff took notes on my personality and chose Morocco for me because they knew my personality would fit best there. 340 more words
Locals gathered around in the streets, on the rooftops and over gates. It was my first festival and I wasn’t quite sure what to expect. But as the Gnaoua musicians began to fill the streets with rhythmic music that had us dancing in the streets, I knew I wouldn’t be disappointed. 439 more words