An Eye-Opening Moroccan Experience! March 19th 2012 As you may know, I visited Morocco this past weekend and all I can say is -- Wow! What an eye opening experience. It was the first truly third world country I've ever been to, and it was definitely unlike anything I've ever seen before. On top of it being a third world country, it is also an Islamic dominated country as well, so seeing all the Muslims was also an interesting experience.
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Africa » Morocco » Tangier-Tétouan In 788, about a century after the Arab conquest of North Africa, successive Moorish dynasties began to rule in Morocco. In the 16th century, the Sa'adi monarchy, particularly under Ahmad AL-MANSUR (1578-1603), repelled foreign invaders and inaugurate... ... read more
Hey everyone! My name is Katie. I'm 21 years old and go to college in Wisconsin, U.S.A. at the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse. I am currently studying abroad in Seville, Spain. I will be in Seville until April 20. Once my program ends, I plan on traveling around Europe until May 23 before returning to the U.S. I will try to update my blog as often as possible (hopefully at least a few times a week), or whenever something interesting happens to me! I hope you enjoy!
P.S. I'm on the right in the profile picture. :)
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