sahara nights

  (I highly encourage you to play the song before reading on, best part starts around 2nd minute) What a night that was! After watching the sunset from atop a dune (see previous post on Sahara days), we literally rode our camels toward the rising orange full moon ahead of us. Unfortunately, it was impossible …

sahara days

Our journey into the great Sahara… who knew riding camels can be so fun (that is, after figuring out the proper technique to avoid getting certain body parts getting squished…). The one behind me, who we lovingly named Whitey, was especially awesome. His photo, first one below, could just be my favorite of the trip. …

المغرب

You have to live the experience that is Morocco. It’s hard to describe in words really, but there is something magical about that place. Despite the rocky start for many a tourist who ventures outside the well-lit path (which in my case included almost getting robbed and beaten up the first night), the country opens …