Oct 032012

I did not know of Chefchaouen’s existence until a week ago, when I googled ’10 best things to do in Morocco’. For all my longing to visit Morocco, in truth I have known nothing at all about its reality, drawn instead to imaginings conjured by words: desert wind, Aladdin, magic carpets, Sheherezade, Bedouin, dates, mint, [read more …]

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Oct 012012

It was always going to end this way, missing my bus, being befriended by Muhammed Couscous and spending the night in the one city everyone who has ever said anything at all about Morocco has said: ‘land in Tangiers and get out of the city as quickly as you can’. The young Australian woman I [read more …]

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