Hotel Riad Casa Hassan in Chefchaouen: Review

Casa Hassan is a beautiful place to stay in, with pleasant, comfortable, Moroccan-style rooms, communal lounges and dining areas nestled away in so many corners, and a splendid rooftop terrace to boot. One of the things I was most looking forward to about visiting Morocco was getting the opportunity to stay in a riad. Moroccan architecture has always… Read More Hotel Riad Casa Hassan in Chefchaouen: Review

Wayfaring Muslim: Marrakech, Terracotta Oasis I

Marrakesh has a rustic sort of charm that rings of authenticity. Dusty tarmac roads hug low-rising apartments, shopping centres, train stations and libraries, all painted in the same earth-toned colours: brick red, desert orange, terracotta and oak brown. It’s interesting that the city itself is painted in the colours of dusk, reflecting the Arabic name… Read More Wayfaring Muslim: Marrakech, Terracotta Oasis I