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5 Reasons to Visit Chefchaouen :Morocco’s Blue City

Chefchaouen is tucked away in a crevice of the Rif Mountains of northern Morocco; this town stands as one of the most charming places in all of this magnificently unlawfully picturesque country. Chefchaouen(pronounced shef-SHA-wen) the city got its name from the Berber word “ishauen”, meaning “watching the horns”. It is just one of the tales that surround Chefcheouen. But given…

5 Reasons to Visit Fez, Morocco’s Most Mysterious City

Visiting Fez was not high on my list of things to di in Morocco. A lot of travelers do not make it that far being distracted by Marrakesh and other more accessible and tourist-oriented parts of Morocco , sadly. I was traveling back in time, embracing history, visiting a northern African Jerusalem. Just a few expressions that can describe what…