Category: Africa

Is Marrakech Safe for Solo Female Travellers?

Is Marrakech Safe for Solo Female Travellers?

Marrakech was one of my favourite places I visited during my 8 months in Europe (…even though it’s not in Europe). Morocco’s best-known city is hugely popular for a reason. The Medina blends history with rich culture, delicious food and beautiful scenes. And the shopping […]

The Only Place in the World I’d Never Go Back To

The Only Place in the World I’d Never Go Back To

After travelling around the world for most of my life, I’ve managed to go to a lot of places. Some were awesome. Others were … less awesome. But none of my individual negative experiences have tarnished a place so much that I’d never want to […]

Baking with Moroccan Women at Amal Non-Profit

Baking with Moroccan Women at Amal Non-Profit

Cooking classes are one of the best ways to get to know a culture. When I was in Morocco, my riad recommended a baking class at Amal Non-profit, an association dedicated to “empowering women through culinary skills.” Learning to bake Moroccan goodies and getting to […]

Visiting a Moroccan Hammam

Visiting a Moroccan Hammam

A Moroccan Hammam is a spa experience that is truly unlike any other. It was my one requirement when I decided to visit Morocco. Everything I read about Morocco highlighted the Hammams, so how could I miss it? What is a Hammam? A Hammam is […]