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Visual Adventure: Morocco

Visual Adventure: Morocco

October 2, 2013, 3 Comments

From its souks to deserts, Morocco is a country that impresses even the most hardened traveler. With so much diversity packed into a relatively small size, it’s easy to traverse Morocco’s varied landscapes within a short span of time. Wander through the labyrinths of ancient Fez, explore the Sahara Desert on camelback, or hike »

Guidebook: Morocco

Guidebook: Morocco

July 24, 2013, No Comments

Morocco: Even the way the name rolls off your tongue sounds beautiful and exotic. From the markets to the camel rides through the desert to dinner in Marrakech, Morocco is surprisingly modern – and becoming more so all the time – yet still retains an amount of mysticism and magic. That might go a »

The Colors and Patterns of Morocco

The Colors and Patterns of Morocco

January 22, 2013, 1 Comment

When I close my eyes, months after my journey in Morocco ended, I can still feel the sand of the Sahara between my toes and conjur up the smells of the spice souk in the medinas of Marrakech and Meknes. I can still taste my favorite tagine, a mixture of meatballs covered with fried »

Foods from Morocco

Foods from Morocco

March 7, 2012, 2 Comments

When people think about travel to Morocco, they often evoke images of colour and symmetry: the geometric architecture of the country’s many mosques, the metal studded doorways of winding medinas, the lines of leather slippers in busy markets. But the cuisine of the country is customarily overlooked, or simply left at the most accessible »

Highlights from Morocco: Two Weeks of Travel in Photos

Highlights from Morocco: Two Weeks of Travel in Photos

March 6, 2012, No Comments

After several weeks of sand and sun and mountain peaks in Morocco with G Adventures, it’s hard to know where to start. As the trip itinerary notes, it’s a fairly ambitious schedule, covering more ground than almost any other 2-week tour in the country. As a result, you’re in the bus for more time »

Food, Spices & Adventures Await in Morocco

Food, Spices & Adventures Await in Morocco

March 5, 2012, 1 Comment

This post marks my first for G Adventures as part of their Wanderers in Residence programme, and in a few weeks I’ll be hopping on my first ever group tour. Other than smaller, short-term trips – climbing Salkantay to Macchu Picchu or a trip on the Galapagos – I’ve never went on a destination »

10 can’t-miss dishes from Jordan

10 can’t-miss dishes from Jordan

April 24, 2014, 8 Comments

Eat your way through Jordan with Wanderer-in-Residence Jodi Ettenberg as she shares 10 can't miss dishes! »

Visual Adventure: Petra

Visual Adventure: Petra

April 23, 2014, 1 Comment

Follow Gary Arndt on a photo journey through Petra in Jordan »

Packing Tips for Jordan’s Wadi Rum

Packing Tips for Jordan’s Wadi Rum

April 22, 2014, No Comments

Considering a visit to Wadi Rum? Check out today's packing tips for Jordan's Wadi Rum by G Adventures Wanderer-in-Residence Nellie Huang »

Top 5 Experiences in Jordan

Top 5 Experiences in Jordan

April 21, 2014, No Comments

Wanderers-in-Residence Daniel Noll and Audrey Scott weigh in with five not-to-be-missed experiences in Jordan. Check out their recommendations! »