Visiting a souk and mausoleum in Rabat, Morocco

When traveling in North African countries the markets and bazaars are called souks and are a must see.  A short distance from the Kasbah of the Udayas was a busy souk.  I don’t typically buy souvenirs during my travels, save for fridge magnets, but I couldn’t resist buying some saffron. Pure argan oil is harvested […]

Kasbah of the Udayas, Rabat, Morocco

Early December 2017 I spent a week in Morocco, mostly based out of Casablanca, but did manage to take a bus to Rabat for the day.  The highlight of my day was a visit to the Kasbah of the Udayas built in the 12th century at the mouth of the Bou Regreg river.  As you […]