The overlooked – Casablanca, Morocco

I anchored my one week of Moroccan travel in early December 2017 from Casablanca, the largest city of 3.5 million people.  Also known from the 1942 film Casablanca (but filmed in Hollywood) staring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman (with the famous line, “Play it, Sam!”), this Atlantic coast city...

Hiking the Grouse Grind

My friend Christopher and I hiked the Grouse Grind Trail during my week long visit to Vancouver, B.C. in May, 2016.  The trailhead is on the right side of the road about 25 meters before the Grouse Mountain gondola parking entrance.  The hike is a 2.9 kilometer trail up...