May 7, Chefchaouen, Morocco. The riad arranged a young man to escort us to the taxi point at the medina, where we take taxi to the bus station. The bus departed at 8am, and to our surprise, was not full. The journey was about 6 hours, and the road was hilly with many turnings. It […]Read more "Morocco 2017 – Chefchaouen"
May 6, Sahara Desert to Fes, Morocco. First off, we did not plan much at Fes as we consider it barely as a mid point to Chefchaouen. But we were fortunate enough to spend a whole night at the medina and try to get a taste of what the old city and once the capital […]Read more "Morocco 2017 – Desert Sahara to Fes"
May 3-5, Sahara Desert, Morocco. A driver from Sahara Expedition arrived at our riad at 7:30am to pick us up. We arrived at the meeting point nearer to new city of Marrakech, where all travellers gathered and waited for the exciting trip to the desert. Our tour comprised of people from around the world- 2 […]Read more "Morocco 2017 – Sahara Desert"
May 3, Marrakech, Morocco. We requested breakfast at 7:30am but finally showed up at 8am. It turned out Sadik the Riad Manager had been waiting for us to serve breakfast since 7:30am! The breakfast was simple but delicious, with bread, Moroccan pancakes, eggs and watermelon. After some struggling find the way, our taxi driver finally […]Read more "Morocco 2017 – Marrakech"
May 2, Casablanca to Marrakech, Morocco. We started the day with a western breakfast at the hotel at Casablanca, which is better than we’ve expected. They have all the bread, cheese, ham, sausages, eggs, coffee, tea, juice, yoghurt, you name it. After that, we took a taxi to Casavoyaguer which is BY METER. Thanks to […]Read more "Morocco 2017 – Casablanca to Marrakech"
May 1, Casablanca, Morocco. We arrived at Casablanca airport before 9am. The customs are easy, just that the officers seemed to purposely spend more time on each traveller to make it look more strict than it was. While is baggage is arriving, we used the time to get Moroccan Dirham at the counters (1 EUR to […]Read more "Morocco 2017 – Casablanca"
It all started with a fanfare by Etihad Airways. One day, we heard from our friends that Etihad was doing a fanfare, where tickets from Hong Kong to Europe was as cheap as 400USD (as compared to normal price of around 1,000USD I guess). So we started searching for the right destination for our annual […]Read more "Morocco 2017 – Preparations"