Tracing her grandfather’s steps from 1920 Morocco; Sylvie Bigar; The Inquirer

It wasn’t clear exactly where he had gone – my mother had only found the beginning of his essay – but he mentioned the delta and several towns along the way to the source in the Middle Atlas mountains. I decided to follow the river, from the ocean to the source.

Source: Tracing her grandfather’s steps from 1920 Morocco


13 of the most Instagrammable Places in Morocco; Anthony Grant; The Points Guy

Morocco – Portuguese City of Mazagan (El Jadida)

Here are 13 of the most Instagrammable spots in Morocco, from the doorways of Fez to the medinas and mosques of Marrakech.

Does any country evoke a sense of mystery as resolutely as Morocco? From the maze of souks in Marrakech to the windswept dunes of the Sahara and everything in between, this diverse North African kingdom rocks the casbah and will spice up your Instagram feed at the same time.

For those who think some of the sights risk being cliché, well, perhaps you haven’t found the right filter. The most magical thing about this country — other than the fantastic, fragrant food — is its authenticity. You find it everywhere: from master craftsmanship in the souks to exquisite hidden riads to the smile of the guy who’s serving you a sweet mint tea. So, linadhhab; here are 13 ideas for Instagram gold.

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