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The road from Rabat to Tangier, with stops in Sale, Larache, and Assilah – Morocco

02 May
Assilah: view of the medina from the seaside

Sale Short Description. Near Rabat, I stopped in the medina of Sale at the main mosque and the adjacent medersa, then at the exotic gardens of Bouknadel. In the evening, I stayed at a hotel in Larache. Long Description. I had just left Rabat and stopped in Sale right away. Sale was a small town […]

The road from Essaouira to El Jadida, with stops in Safi and Azemmour – Morocco

02 Apr
The old medina in Azemmour - Mohammed Janati in his Berber weaving shop

The road from Essaouira to El Jadida Short Description. I left Essaouira and had to go through a storm near the Atlantic. In Safi, the sky unclouded though, and I explored the medina, the Kechla kasbah, and Colinne de Potiers. For lunch I stopped in the lagoon of Oualidia and in the evening, I arrived […]

From Marrakesh to Essaouira, passing Argan oil cooperatives – Morocco

23 Mar
On the way from Marrakesh to Essaouira - the process of extracting argan oil

Essaouira, the first day Short Description. I left Marrakesh and on my way to Essaouira, I stopped at several argan oil cooperatives. In Essaouira, I stayed like a princess in an authentic and luxurious riad. Long Description In the morning, I left Marrakesh after the traffic calmed down and headed to Essaouira, the historic port […]