Backpacking Through Morocco May 1st 2011 Hey everyone! I'm finally back from my two week vacation from vacation in Morocco. Before I start I just want to say that the families of the victims of the bombing at Argana Cafe in Marrakesh are in my thoughts. We had been there the night before and the staff, in true Moroccan fashion, was welcoming and friendly. The attack was not only shocking but appalling.
Our trip began in Fez and rig ... read more
Africa » Morocco 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