The death of Morocco’s fishmonger proves people have not forgotten the power of collective action

This is a short post, a more analytical one will appear once my thesis is handed in! Not to mention it will include a more detailed historical account. It’s the trigger that often starts revolutions, the oppressed figure of the common man. On a Friday night in a northern port city called Al Hoceima, Mouhcine Fikri,… Read More The death of Morocco’s fishmonger proves people have not forgotten the power of collective action

Mergouza is the latest town to be hit by the rising street art scene in Morocco

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

Best cities to visit 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