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Life in Marrakech, summer lovin' edition

Summertime has come to an end. With cooler temperatures, the return of clients and high season just around the corner, the days of lazy morning coffees, afternoon naps and coastal escapes are over. 611 more words

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Just back from: Atlas Mountains

With temperatures regularly climbing above +40’C and evening temperatures not much lower, escaping Marrakech for cooler temperatures has been a high priority since returning from Canada last month. 110 more words

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Just back from: Essaouira Morocco

Ok, so I returned a few days ago to Marrakech, but I needed to adjust from a fabulous weekend.

The laid-back medina for wandering, hassle-free shopping with prices significantly lower than Marrakech, a restaurant scene that is among the best in Morocco in my opinion, cafes for whiling away the hours, and a beach perfect for morning walks make Essaouira one of my favourite places on Earth. 679 more words

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Eid Mubarak Said

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

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Just back from: Detroit

As I crossed the border from Canada into Detroit where I was questioned at length, I began to realize that going to Detroit to see a gallery show perhaps wasn’t so common. 689 more words

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Spring in Ait Bougmez Valley

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

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Why Morocco?

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

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