Well-known street artist El Mac has brought more life to the streets of popular Moroccan desert towns after spending a few weeks in the country in June 2016. El Mac was part of the Igloo Hong project and spent a couple weeks in Merzouga and Agdz, to paint some small murals with an all star team of artists including David… Read More Mergouza is the latest town to be hit by the rising street art scene in Morocco
1. Marrakesh The most popular destination in Morocco is situated at the foot of the Atlas Mountains: the imperial city of Marrakech. Rich in history and a popular tourist destination, there is a lot to see and do. Highlights include the central square of Djemma El-Fna – built in the eleventh century; the Saadian Tombs; the Marjorelle Gardens and… Read More Best cities to visit in #Morocco
Rabat – At a time of heightened fear and panic, Morocco’s efforts to maintain peace between its Jewish and non-Jewish communities was brought to the forefront last year when the country’s efforts were recognised in the US. Jewish cemetery in Fes, Morocco. At two events, one in the New York Museum of Modern Art and one on… Read More Jews, cemeteries and Morocco
The countries of the Middle East and North Africa region have been mired in bad press regarding women’s rights. And though some of it is warranted, there’s no reason not to go for fear of simply being a woman. Whether you’re travelling solo or in company if you take certain precautions and are understanding of cultural… Read More Woman travelling to the Mid-East? These clothing tips have you covered.