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Morocco Adventures!

April 10, 2015
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My friend Rachel made this awesome video of our trip to Morocco. We visited Marrakech, Ait Ben Haddou, the Sahara Desert and more! It was full of adventures (and a lot of time in a van lol). Check it out and enjoy.     Don’t Forget to Follow Along for Updates! Instagram | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Bloglovin‘…

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Moroccan Desert Trip

April 8, 2015
moroccan desert trip

We took a 3 day, 2 night Moroccan desert trip. We left on Saturday morning from the Medina at around 8am. We took a minibus with a group of about 17 people (some who we picked up along the way).  We made our way over the Atlas Mountains and through the countryside to our first stop Ait BenHaddou. The ancient fortified city has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987 and is often home to movie and television show…

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Spotlight on: KIS – Boutique Keep it Secret, Marrakech

April 3, 2015
Boutique Keep It Secret

It was our last afternoon in Marrakech and we were on our way back to Equity Point to drop our new purchases off before we headed to lunch. And then our attention was grabbed by a gorgeous mint green door with a well styled mannequin hanging by the door. The door read Boutique Keep It Secret. We knew we had to go inside to check it out. KIS Boutique – Keep it Secret, Marrakech, is a gorgeous little store located…

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Marrakech City Guide

April 1, 2015
Marrakech City Guide

Last week I visited Morocco. We flew into Marrakech via RyanAir from Pisa airport. It was a fairly easy flight, about three hours. Going through customs at the airport in Morocco took a bit of time (the lines were more of a clump of people– definitely a mess). Here is a brief Marrakech city guide. To Stay: Equity Point Hostel  Check out my review of the gorgeous riad style hostel. To Eat:  Enjoy traditional Moroccan cuisine like chicken tajine or…

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Checking In: Equity Point, Marrakech

March 27, 2015
equity point

I recently visited Morocco with one of my friends. We decided that we wanted to visit Marrakech and my boss suggested that we stay at the hostel, Equity Point. Equity Point has locations in Barcelona, Madrid, Marrakech, London, Girona, Lisbon, Prague and New York. The chain boasts stylish, high quality accommodations in popular destinations. The Marrakech branch is located in the heart of the Medina, steps away from many souks and a short walk to the Koubtoubia Mosque. It is…

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