Weather Shock

I’ve been spending too much time in temperate climates lately. I am hoping that today’s precipitation was winter’s last surprise, and spring will be here soon! (I can’t believe that I was sitting in the sun by the Dead Sea less than 36 hours ago.)

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Morocco, Part 2

If you keep driving south in Morocco, eventually you run into the Sahara. And if you drive to the very end of the road in the Sahara, you end up in a town called M’hamid, near the Algerian border, where the road literally runs into the desert and ends there. It’s a relatively remote (although […]

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Morocco, Part Wahid (1)

After Madrid, I headed off to Morocco for two weeks. In something of an itinerary-less road trip, we started in Marrakesh, drove south of the Atlas Mountains to Ourzazate, then drove alllll the way south to a place called M’Hamid in the Sahara, went north-west to Taroudant, proceeded to the beach at Essaouira, and then […]

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