Flight Review: Ryanair – Nador to Marseille

Nador Airport

Flight: Ryanair FR6012 Date: 25 Nov 2008 From: Nador (NDR), Morocoo To: Marseille(MRS), France When I’m in Europe I always look at the Ryanair map and see if there are any airports near where I’m going to be. It’s a fun map to play with because they have so many destination airports. [Ryanair Destinations 2008] […]

Melilla, Spain, sort of

Pleasure Yacht Harbour

Melilla is an autonomous city of Spain on the Moroccan coast, so when you cross the border you are technically in the EU. [Pleasure Yacht Harbour] Once you cross the border the difference is noticable in the standard of infrastructure and general cleaniness on the streets. The increase in prices is also noticable. As in […]

Second hand teeth from the Marrakech market dentist

Second Hand Teeth

Medical tourism is all the rage these days. I have friends in England who swear by their dentists in Hungary and Poland. Why go to Eastern Europe though when you can go to Northern Africa. [Marrakech Market Dentist] This dentist at Djemaa el-Fna, the market square in Marrakech, will repair your dentures on the spot. […]

Djemaa el-Fna Marrakech

Djemaa el-Fna Marrakech

Djemaa el-Fna is the main square of the Marrakech Medina and the most famous market place in Morocco. [Djemaa el-Fna] It is here that you will find snake charmers, dancers and musicians, potions and bush remedies and carnival type side shows – anything from miniature golf to boxing. [Djemaa el-Fna bush remedies] When I arrived […]

Moroccan Mint Tea

Mint Tea

Mint Tea is the drink they drink around here in Morocco. You’ll see people drinking in cafes, and traders will often offer you a free cup when you are shopping in the markets. [Mint Tea] I tried it and I must say it wasn’t my cup of tea, so to speak. To me the taste […]