Just arrived in: Moulay Idriss Zerhoune

Volubilis from Moulay Idriss Zerhoune, Copyright Mandy Sinclair

It’s one of my favourite places in Morocco. A place where I feel safe and protected (I escaped here on two occasions when things were bad in Morocco, really bad). Coincidently, it’s also one of the holiest places in Morocco with a mausoleum dedicated to Idriss I, the man who brought Islam to Morocco and … Continue reading

Just back from: Ourika Valley

Kasbah Bab Ourika, Ourika Valley, Copyright Mandy Sinclair

It was one of those weekends where I worked all week so I could kick back and relax all weekend. One of those weekends where I didn’t want to have any plans once I reached my destination. One of those weekends where I wanted to escape the daily grind, but not have to travel too … Continue reading