Where to stay in Essaouira Morocco

You see, I don’t really want to share this secret with you out of fear that my preferred retreat in Essaouira will no longer be available when I need a break from the hustle and bustle of Marrakech. But Dar 91 owners Jeremy and Paolo are just too sweet not to let readers in on my top … Continue reading

Visiting Essaouira’s artists’ studios

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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.  But also went off to explore the artists’ studios located in the same district. Arriving here was unlike … Continue reading