Ramadan in Marrakech, or a tale of embracing the culture

Mhancha treats during Ramadan

Ramadan is well underway here in Marrakech and daily routines are slightly modified. Or in my case, completely. Because this year I’ve decided to fast. You see my first Ramadan was such a special experience as I joined friends for ftour I didn’t think twice about staying the following year. But the second year was different. You see I … Continue reading

Casablanca’s Journées du patrimoine 11 to 14 May 2017

Art deco Casablanca Morocco

Casablanca. It’s a city that, despite the traffic, is really starting to grow on me. You see back in November when my sister flew in from Toronto, I went to Casablanca to pick her up from the airport. I had avoided the city for five years after an unfortunate event that changed my life for a … Continue reading