North Africa Travel Stories Travel Articles

Holed up with the Police in Ouarzazate – Morocco
Lizabeth Smith befriends the Moroccan police.
Hard Rockin’ in Hurghada – Hurghada, Egypt
A tale of what happens when a well-meaning tourist, Sarie Francis, goes searching for a Hard Rock Cafe.
Taxi!, Egyptian Thrill Ride! – Egypt
Riding in taxis overseas is so addicting, after years of calm public conveyance, Justine Merrill has been seduced by the charm and terror of car rides with strangers.
The Beatnik Path – Portugal and Morocco
Tom Spurling ventures from Portugal into Morocco, and comes home again with his tail between his legs.
Cultural Ambassadors Run Amok in Luxor – Luxor, Egypt
Cultural Ambassadors Run Amok in Luxor – Luxor, Egypt home_oct07_egypt.jpgDavid W. Kingsley admi
Escape to Casablanca – Casablanca, Morocco
Escape to Casablanca – Casablanca, Morocco home_july8_casa.jpgJennie Eng searches fo
How Do You Say, ‘I love you, Camel’ in Arabic? – Merzouga, Morocco
You just dont know how good a camel you've got till you get put on one that hurts more.
Marrakech Mayhem – Marrakesh, Morocco
Marrakech Mayhem – Marrakesh, Morocco home_july8_mar.jpgMonkeys, snake charmers,
Morocco Rocks the House – Morocco
D. Duvalier takes on Morocco - finding both the scams and hospitality as legendary as they seem.
Tangerine Spirits – Tangier, Morocco
Like an aging beauty who has become rather long in the tooth, Tangier holds on jealously to her former charms - a bit rough around the edges but nonetheless sultry and evocative of another era. And C