Morocco Blog By Journey Beyond Travel Resources Blog

Our Morocco blog offers insightful information about the country. We've got city guides, expert articles, maps, train schedules, and more to help you plan your trip.

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High-Tech Treasure Hunt: Geocaching in Morocco

A supplement to any vacation itinerary, geocaching has led our family off the beaten path to places unknown and Morocco is no exception. Scattered across the country, many of the geocache locations in urban and rural Morocco have been carefully selected to showcase the geography, culture, history, and traditions of the country. This global high-tech ... [Read more]

High-Tech Treasure Hunt: Geocaching in Morocco is a post from Journey Beyond Travel, a tour company arranging quality Morocco tours for individuals, couples, and small groups.

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Tangier at Thirteen: A Gateway to the World

Travel should excite all the senses. That’s the lesson my thirteen-year-old self took back to England from my first family holiday abroad in Tangier, Morocco. A port town in the north of Morocco, the once international zone of Tangier is separated from Europe by twenty miles of the Strait of Gibraltar. Its location  explains the ... [Read more]

Tangier at Thirteen: A Gateway to the World is a post from Journey Beyond Travel, a tour company arranging quality Morocco tours for individuals, couples, and small groups.

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Eight Reasons Morocco Should be Your Next Travel Destination

You’re ready to pack your bags and take the adventure of a lifetime, but where to go, where to go? With so many destinations to choose from it can be overwhelming to select just one. But, there’s one country that you can experience old and new, surf and sand, a modern urban and conservative rural ... [Read more]

Eight Reasons Morocco Should be Your Next Travel Destination is a post from Journey Beyond Travel, a tour company arranging quality Morocco tours for individuals, couples, and small groups.

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Festivals to Celebrate Spring in Morocco

Once the cool breezes of winter turn warm, and the almond trees begins, spring is on its way and so to does the festival season. Some festivals, such as the Fez Sacred Music Festival and Gnawa Music Festival are known worldwide, however some smaller, more regional festivals are not. Each is unique and if you’re ... [Read more]

Festivals to Celebrate Spring in Morocco is a post from Journey Beyond Travel, a tour company arranging quality Morocco tours for individuals, couples, and small groups.

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Hidden Morocco: Asilah – A Photo Essay

Asilah is a sleepy fishing town in the North of Morocco, just one hour south of Tangier. While not completely off Morocco’s well-beaten path, it’s often missed by travellers bound inland for Fez or Chefchaouen, yet has a uniquely alluring charm. With an immaculately restored medina that’s re-painted vivid shades of blue & white each […]

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Top 7 Things to Read Before You Visit Fez

Until 1925 Fez was the modern capital of Morocco and retains its prestige as one of the most enchanting and enriching cities in the country. Home to the world’s largest car-free city center and the world’s oldest functioning university it’s no surprise Fez is listed as a UNESCO world heritage site and a must-visit on tourist […]

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Bab Mansour: Morocco’s Famous Door

The Meknes medina, garnished as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1996, holds many treasures within its walls. The first one can be admired even before you enter the imperial city: Bab Mansour. This incredible gate (bab in Arabic) is not only a spectacular example of Almohad architecture but it also holds a unique story […]

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Rfissa – Moroccan Lentil and Chicken Recipe

There are some Moroccan foods (like Sfa) that are so good, you’ll never find them on a restaurant menu. Rfissa is one of those dishes. The simple ingredients of chicken and lentils are elevated with the inclusion of spices and a slow cooking time – until everything is falling apart, delicious. Rfissa is a special […]

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