By Ali Karim

Meknes

This post is part of a series called Morocco May 2017 Next day, plan was to explore Meknes. Meknes is about 60kms west of Fes, and is another old city (1000ys old) that was an Arab capital. Meknes is smaller than Fes, and is home to the Moroccan Ismaili’s. Meknes was the capital of Sultan…

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By Ali Karim

Fes Tannery’s & Sufi Music Festival

This post is part of a series called Morocco May 2017 Fes Tanneries and Sufi Music festival Another area of interest in Fes is the Tannery’s, where animal hides are processed and dyed. There are several around Fes, the biggest and most accessible/interesting is the Chouwara Tanneries in the old Medina in Fes el Bali….

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By Ali Karim

More Fes

This post is part of a series called Morocco May 2017 The next morning, we were fed typical Moroccan breakfast of fresh squeezed orange juice, mint tea /coffee, bread with butter/jam/marmalade, and small fried paratha’s. Very nice. Moroccan’s don’t eat eggs for breakfast. Then we made our way into the Medina to explore it various…

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By Ali Karim

Fes arrival

This post is part of a series called Morocco May 2017 Arrived in Barcelona after our adventure with flights in Miami. We then changed our flight to Morocco, to get to Fes directly since we had lost 1 day and so had to keep Casablanca at the end of our tour instead of the beginning….

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By Ali Karim

Departure for Morocco

This post is part of a series called Morocco May 2017 Morocco trip Birthday time coming for Dilshad, so had to go somewhere; Morocco it is Destination Moroccan Sahara desert Planned to get to Casablanca by going from Dallas to Miami; then to Barcelona and finally onto Casablanca. Our adventure started before we even left…

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