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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Desert sunset in Morocco - Erg Chigaga great dunes

Championing Morocco’s Green Credentials

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Morocco will be centre-stage from 7 November, when it hosts the next UN climate change conference in Marrakech (COP 22). We should be applauding Morocco's green credentials and hopefully these will come to prominence at the COP 22 in Marrakech. Climate-conscious Morocco is a climate-conscious country (more on plastic below)...
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Carpet souk in Morocco - Wild Morocco tours

Pricing in Morocco (or bargain-hunting)

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Morocco is an African nation. You may be wondering - surely it's a cheap destination; it stands to reason that we'll find low prices for everything? If we don't, then presumably we can simply negotiate the price? Unfortunately this is not the case. Expect pricing in Morocco at around the...
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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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Atlas Mountains and Sahara Desert Morocco

The spirit of community in Morocco

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The question, "is it safe to visit Morocco?", is becoming timeworn and has already been debated. You would be better-served to ask, "what can I expect in Morocco?", if you've already concluded that you're visiting. If you are still having doubts (it is North Africa after all!) I would urge...
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Bald Ibis flock HBWC

Moroccan Birds – Guest Blog

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When keen birdwatcher Ollie Wright contacted us to book a tour through the Sahara desert to finish at the Coast, he had several bird species on his wish-list. Importantly, north of Agadir, the Tamri estuary offers one of the best places in the world to see the endangered Northern Bald…

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Our Top 5 Things to Do in Morocco

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You can’t possibly do and see everything that Morocco has to offer in one trip. If you can experience our top 5 things to do in Morocco that will be eye-opening enough (and, hopefully, inspire you to visit us again!).

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