Hidden Gem: Mly Bousselham, Morocco

Hidden Gem: Mly Bousselham, Morocco

Morocco / The editorial choices /

It takes the right people to show you the beauty of a city. I never took this to heart until I experienced it a couple of months ago. I visited this city once with my family during the summer. Summer time here means beach and sun, fresh fish, crowds and chaos. I hate sitting on […]

Give Rabat A Chance

Give Rabat A Chance

Morocco /

It is often said that outsiders know your hometown better than you. I’m pretty sure I know my hometown pretty well-ish though. Rabat is the administrative capital of Morocco, and tends to get empty around 10 in the evening. Many think it’s boring city but don’t judge a book by its cover.   What to See […]

Essaouira, My One and Only

Essaouira, My One and Only

Morocco /

This is my hiding spot, and please don’t tell anyone.   Since the day I first stepped in Essaouira, I knew it was one of a kind.  Essaouira or Mogador as the Portuguese used to call it, is a small maritime city located in the South of Morocco, 2 hours from Marrakesh.   Historically, Essaouira, once known […]

Crossing Mount Toubkal off my bucket-list!

Crossing Mount Toubkal off my bucket-list!

Morocco /

I have been procrastinating this must-do since 2016, for the lack of time and travel companions. I couldn’t do it during winter because let’s face it, I can’t stand the cold. Well a couple of months ago a friend of mine told me that he was planning a trek with some other friends and invited me to […]

Where Magic Meets Reality At Taragalte Festival, Morocco

Where Magic Meets Reality At Taragalte Festival, Morocco

Culture / Morocco /

Are you looking for a getaway filled with music, magic, heartbreaking sunsets, bonfire, starry nights and fun? I got you! Taragalte Festival is definitely what you are looking for!     In the presence of the Godmother, Oum and Godfather, Aziz Sahmaoui, Taragalte Festival will take place from October 26th to 28th 2018 in M’hamid El Ghizlane or so […]

In Chefchaouen with Carolin Rupp

In Chefchaouen with Carolin Rupp

Morocco /

My name is Carolin Rupp and I am a travel journalist from Germany. Besides traveling, I am co-CEO of the company Walkntravel and organize our travel events all across Germany where we invite different travelers toshare their adventures with our audience. I also get to go on stage to present my personal experiences. From documenting the Guatemalan […]

Introducing the first Marrakech edition of 1:54, 24–25 February 201

Introducing the first Marrakech edition of 1:54, 24–25 February 201

Morocco /

1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, the leading international art fair dedicated to promoting contemporary art from a diverse set of African perspectives, is pleased to announce a new edition to be held in Marrakech, Morocco. After successful editions in London since 2013 and in New York since 2015, 1:54 is thrilled to add a third […]

#instavisiterlafrique: Top 10 pictures of 2016

#instavisiterlafrique: Top 10 pictures of 2016

All Lifestyle / Inspiration / Lifestyle /

As you may know, Instagram is the social media platform of choice for travellers. To this end, we share your best pictures stamped with our #visiterlafrique hashtag on the daily. Every Monday, our editorial team will be sharing some our personal favourite shots. This week we’re switching up our usual selection with our best shots […]

Terrasse des épices

Terrasse des épices

Morocco / North Africa /

Terrasse des épices is a staple within the heart of the Marrakech Medina. The perfect restaurant bolt hole to rest, relax and enjoy a cocktail or a traditional Moroccan meal. This medina idyll is tucked away in one of the small winding streets of the Medina souks, 15, souk Cherifia. Sidi Abdelaziz. Médina, Marrakech 40000. […]