Where to Stay: Riad 144 in Marrakech

Where to Stay: Riad 144 in Marrakech

I’ve already expressed my love of riads, so on my second trip to Morocco I was excited to experience these beautiful B&B-type accommodations again. This time I stayed at Riad 144, a hidden oasis with just five rooms in the medina of Marrakech. If you’re trying to decide where to stay in Marrakech, read on! Continue Reading…

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Cure the Mondays: This Week’s Wanderlust Wishlist

Cure the Mondays: This Week’s Wanderlust Wishlist

Monday is the worst day. Not only is the weekend over, but you have 5 whole days until the next one. In my opinion, the only way to make Mondays a little less awful is to give yourself something to look forward to. And what’s more fun to look forward to than a trip?

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Airline Review: Royal Air Maroc (PLUS: Tips for Casablanca’s Mohammed V Airport)

Airline Review: Royal Air Maroc (PLUS: Tips for Casablanca’s Mohammed V Airport)

My most recent trip took me from NYC to Casablanca on Royal Air Maroc, which I’ve now flown a total of 4 times. Planning a trip to Morocco and wondering if you should book with them? Here’s my review.  Continue Reading…

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10 Things To Eat & Drink in Morocco

10 Things To Eat & Drink in Morocco

While Morocco is full of amazing things to eat, you’ll be hard pressed to find them in a restaurant – going out for dinner just isn’t part of the local culture. There are a few restaurants that stand out, but the best Moroccan food is made at home, where women spend hours gathering fresh ingredients and cooking. So when you have the opportunity, book a private dinner in your riad Continue Reading…

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La Mamounia: Experience This Opulent Hotel in Morocco Without Booking a Room

La Mamounia: Experience This Opulent Hotel in Morocco Without Booking a Room

One of the most opulent, luxurious hotels in Marrakech, Morocco is La Mamounia, a historic property that has been around since the 18th century and was recently remodeled in 2010. Continue Reading…

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