8 Things to Do in Ouarzazate: A Movie Buff’s Paradise in Morocco

8 Things to Do in Ouarzazate: A Movie Buff’s Paradise in Morocco

  Who woulda thunk? Morocco has a mini Hollywood! Almost all of the things to do in Ouarzazate have some connection to a film set, which made for an interesting place to discover during our road trip around Morocco. Here are some cool things to do in Ouarzazate...

How to Visit Paradise Valley Morocco: A Day Trip to an Oasis

How to Visit Paradise Valley Morocco: A Day Trip to an Oasis

  Surrounded by limestone walls, palm tree-filled gorges and the faint sound of trickling water, I knew we were close. After a 30 minute hike, I was greeted with bunches of palms jutting into the air and numerous blue pools with chatty and happy local kids...

What to Wear in Morocco Packing List: All Your Must-Have Items

What to Wear in Morocco Packing List: All Your Must-Have Items

  Figuring out what to wear in Morocco isn't too hard. It's actually easy and no, you don't need to completely cover up. Just dress modestly and appropriately. As long as you're not frolicking around town in booty shorts or prancing through a market in a...

Finding a Surf Camp in Taghazout & Becoming a Badass Surfer (Kinda)

Finding a Surf Camp in Taghazout & Becoming a Badass Surfer (Kinda)

UPDATED: Jan 2020 OK, chest up, UP! Look ahead, not down. No, look straight, not at the board! Now paddle, paddle! UP! Now! Get up! And that's it. That's how I become a surfing badass in less than a week. JK... but that was my little mantra from what I learned at my...

A Two-Week Itinerary For South Africa – A First Timer’s View

A Two-Week Itinerary For South Africa – A First Timer’s View

The following two-week South Africa Itinerary is a guest post from Jo. From the beautiful towns of the western cape and the iconic Table Mountain to the subtropical coast of Kwazulu Natal and then towards the northeast to the country’s premier safari destination,...