Fes Express October 28th 2010 Fes or Fez is the oldest imperial city in Morocco and its old town is now a UNESCO world heritage site. While it was not in our original itinerary of touring Morocco, Leslie, Cheryl and I made an impromptu decision to make a day trip to Fes, which is about 3 hours each way by train and usually done on a weekend. It was a crazy idea, but doable! At least, we wanted to test it if it was attainable o ... read more
Africa » Morocco » Fès-Boulemane » Fes 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
We are a group of 5 girls who are going on a 2-week volunteer vacation to Morocco in Oct 2010 with Cross Cultural Solutions. This blog will keep track of our preparation, fundraising & the actual trip.
To sponsor, please go to the CCS website at http://www.crossculturalsolutions.org/resources/sponsors/sponsor-a-volunteer.aspx, and enter the volunteer’s last name.
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