307, 2014

What to Know Before Cruising to Morocco

By |July 3rd, 2014|Destinations, Morocco, Ports & Destinations|0 Comments

So, you’re busy planning your cruise, looking at itineraries and you’ve decided to opt for one that includes some ports of call in Morocco. Great!

Here’s my handy mini guide to the things you’ll want to know before a cruise to Morocco…
Local Currency
The local currency in Morocco is the Moroccan Dirham, but in many of the larger ports of call both […]

403, 2014

What to Do in Casablanca, Morocco

By |March 4th, 2014|Morocco, Ports & Destinations|0 Comments

One of the highlights of our cruise on board MSC’s Armonia was visiting the port of Casablanca, the largest city of Morocco.

This was my first every foray into Africa (my fifth continent!) and I couldn’t wait to explore.
One of the main attractions of the city is the imposing Hassan II Mosque, the biggest in the country, which sits right on […]

2402, 2014

What to Wear in Morocco

By |February 24th, 2014|Morocco, Packing Lists & What to Wear In..., Travel Tales|14 Comments

Much of my time before I visited Morocco was spent not trying to find out where I should visit, what I should eat and what I should do, but instead searching for what I should wear during my time there.
I expected to find an abundance of information telling me what would be appropriate in a religious and conservative country but the information I was finding was both conflicting and confusing. Serious dilemma!

2102, 2014

The Colours of Morocco

By |February 21st, 2014|Morocco, Travel Tales|4 Comments

Last week I finally managed to make my first foray into Africa by visiting Morocco’s largest city, Casablanca!

Africa is my fifth continent (and Morocco my 34th country!) and I was more than a little excited to be there. I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect though, hearing all different reports about Africa and Morocco itself from numerous sources.
One thing I did expect to find in Africa was colour, and I wasn’t disappointed!