Solo Female Travel in Marrakech: Is It Safe?

Solo Female Travel in Marrakech: Is It Safe?

Earlier this month, I spent some time by myself in Marrakech, Morocco. When I mentioned my plans to friends and family before the trip, I usually received the same reaction: “Is it SAFE?”. Well, I’ve returned and I’m still alive and in one piece (oh and my sister has been living in Morocco alone for over a year), so the answer would have to be “YES.”  Continue Reading…

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3 Sights to Visit in the Medina of Marrakesh, Morocco

3 Sights to Visit in the Medina of Marrakesh, Morocco

If there’s one thing I know for sure, it’s that Morocco has always been filled with talented artisans and designers. Spend a couple hours exploring these three attractions in the Marrakesh medina, and you’ll see what I mean – the attention to every little detail is incredible. Make sure you don’t leave the walled city without visiting these top sights.  Continue Reading…

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7 Things To Expect When You Travel to Morocco

7 Things To Expect When You Travel to Morocco

Before I took off for my first Morocco trip, I read all the basic travel warnings about what to expect. I expected to see women dressed conservatively. I expected to haggle for things while I was shopping. I expected to eat tagines and see amazing architecture. But what didn’t I expect that I wish I’d prepared for? Here’s a list of 7 things to expect when you travel to Morocco… Continue Reading…

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The Jardin Majorelle in Marrakesh, Morocco

The Jardin Majorelle in Marrakesh, Morocco

The Jardin Majorelle is one of the top attractions in Marrakesh (or Marrakech), Morocco, and is definitely a must-see for anyone who appreciates fashion, art and nature. Continue Reading…

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Come With Me to Morocco!

Come With Me to Morocco!

Travel To Morocco

I’m off to Morocco until January 5th. Follow me on Instagram for daily updates from my second visit to Marrakech and Casablanca (and read about my last trip here). Can’t wait to share all the amazingness with you! Continue Reading…

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