Fun-filled, fantastic Fes March 16th 2012 Wednesday
It was a freezing night in Camp Azilan, probably due to the higher altitude. I wore my djellaba to bed and tried to snuggle down into my sleeping bag as much as possible.
We broke camp and made for Fes on what was to be our first long stretch of driving. The fields were so many shades of green but though the ground seemed fertile, Morocco received very little rain this wint ... 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
Having grown up in Australia, I had no idea that when I left in December, 1998, I wouldn't go back. After working and travelling in the northern hemisphere for over 13 years, I then quit everything to travel through Africa in 2012. Since then I have also travelled the Silk Route and in 2015 moved to Bangkok, Thailand.
The more I travel, the longer the lists of places to go grows, not shrinks.
Thanks to all those who read and wrote. it's the first time I've attempted blogging and feedback was definitely the motivation to keep me going!
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