Fes, Morocco - private guided tours in Morocco with Wild Morocco

Morocco Open for Business

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During a wave of negative media coverage this summer, I found a timely post on Instagram - "Morocco is open for business" - an endorsement from the newly-appointed British Ambassador to Morocco, HMA Thomas Reilly. HMA Reilly is getting out from behind the desk and bringing a new dynamism and energy to...
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Churchill painting Koutoubia Mosque and Marrakech

Churchill’s visit – empire travel

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Introduction Travelling to Morocco in the 1930s would have been pioneering. The French spent the 1920s developing tourism infrastructure and promoting tourism to its colonies (more on ’empire tourism’ in a future blog). Travel to French Morocco by Europeans was for the privileged few, not the masses. It seems fitting…

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Ben Youssef Medersa, Marrakech, Morocco

Destination Morocco – Let’s Put Morocco on the Map

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Morocco is far more than a short, budget flight away from Europe. Morocco is so well-linked to the rest of the world, we don't often make that connection when we look at its proximity to Europe! There are direct flights from Morocco, with national carrier Royal Air Maroc, to North America,...
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Snakes, boars and lions – hiking the Ameln Valley

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The wild boar meant business. Blocking our path more effectively than even Gandalf would have done, he gave a haughty snort of derision and impatiently scratched at the ground, sending clouds of dust swirling into our faces…

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The Berbers of North Africa

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Only as recently as the 2011 Constitution did the Moroccan Berbers see their ‘language’ (Tamazight, one of the Berber languages) recognised as official in Morocco alongside Arabic. There is also now a Royal Institute of Amazigh (Berber) Culture in Morocco, separate TV and radio channels dedicated to Berber-language productions, and,…

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