Morons in Morocco!!!

a trip by Vagabond Voyagers
From: December 16th 2009
Until: January 9th 2010

What would Christmas be without being away from home? This past summer's trip was last minute, but this one puts it to shame - our flights weren't booked until a week before leaving. Funny how things work out ... I figured I'd essentially be unemployed starting December, as current projects were wrapping up and nothing new was on the horizon. So why not hide out somewhere for a while? Of course, as this trip finally materialized, staffing changes and project delays meant that there would indeed be a lot of work coming in house, so perhaps it wasn't the best time to travel, after all.

But this is how it is in the engineering world, where there are no hard deadlines, only delays. The original plan of leaving December 12 never happened, because all signs at work suggested there was work coming. But of course, it never came to fruition, so December 12 could have been possible after all, but because the situation was constantly in flux, it just didn't work out. C'est la vie! Planning for this trip has been a gong show, so we're no more than a couple of morons hoping to see Morocco. Of course, given that most of the planning troubles were my fault, I must be the bigger moron! But also, some would say that traveling with me a third time is a pretty moronic move by Mary ...
Trip Length: 3 weeks
Blog Entries: 25
Photos: 561
Words: 32349

Blog Entries

Date Blog Title Location
December 16th 2009 Tick, Tock, the Biological Clock North America » Canada » Alberta » Calgary
December 17th 2009 Dazed and Confused Europe » United Kingdom » England » Greater London
December 18th 2009 Record Snow in the UK!!! Africa » Morocco » Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz » Marrakech
December 19th 2009 UNBELIEVABLY annoying!!! Africa » Morocco » Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz » Essaouira
December 20th 2009 Cat Nap Africa » Morocco
December 21st 2009 Moroccan Standard Time Africa » Morocco » Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz » Marrakech
December 22nd 2009 Bug Buffet Africa » Morocco
December 23rd 2009 Pass the Sheesha Africa » Morocco » Meknès-Tafilalet » Merzouga
December 24th 2009 I Don't Want to Crap in My Pants! Africa » Morocco
December 25th 2009 Christmas in Casablanca Africa » Morocco » Grand Casablanca » Casablanca
December 26th 2009 Do they pee in your food? Africa » Morocco » Fès-Boulemane » Fes
December 27th 2009 Suffocating Africa » Morocco » Fès-Boulemane » Fes
December 28th 2009 How Many Camels is Mary Worth? Africa » Morocco » Tangier-Tétouan » Chefchaouen
December 29th 2009 My Long Lost Brother Africa » Morocco
December 30th 2009 Men are from Spain, Women are from Morocco Europe » Spain
December 31st 2009 Mary Poppins Huynh Europe » Spain » Andalusia » Seville
January 1st 2010 I Am Legend Europe » Spain » Andalusia » Seville
January 2nd 2010 Grey Matter Explosion Europe » Spain » Andalusia
January 3rd 2010 The Most Expensive Pair of Undies Ever!!! Europe » Spain
January 4th 2010 Latex Gloves and Strippers Europe » Spain
January 5th 2010 Hooray for Spanish Tina Fey!!! Europe » Spain » Galicia » Santiago de Compostela
January 6th 2010 Three Kings Europe » Spain » Galicia
January 7th 2010 Yummy Kebabs For Me, Yummy Guys For Mary Europe » Spain » Galicia
January 8th 2010 Signs Europe » United Kingdom » England » Greater London
January 9th 2010 Let's Put This Blog Out Of Its Misery North America » Canada » Alberta » Calgary
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