Africa

What to Do in Essaouira: Morocco’s Coastal Haven

Set in a quintessential seaside medina, Essaouira is a coastal gem in Morocco that boasts an incredible array of things to do. If you're a long-term reader of my blog, you probably already know that I travel to Morocco several times a year because I own a little home decor shop. On my last trip to Marrakech, I decided to check Essaouira out and I fell in love with its[...]

What To Wear In Morocco?

  Planning a trip to Morocco and wondering what to wear? I’ve got you! Back in 2015, I inched my first footsteps into Tangier, totally unsure what would be deemed proper attire. It was a pretty last minute side trip from my Spain road trip, so I was really unprepared. And then I did something pretty dumb. Morocco was the first country with a majorly Muslim popu[...]

My Favorite Destinations in Morocco

If there’s a country that I feel I’ve gotten to know quite well, it’s Morocco. With so many destinations in Morocco to cover in one trip, it would be impossible to see everything in just one visit (unless you happen to have several months to spare). I’ve visited the country five times already, with no plans to stop exploring it any time soon. I have a shop&nbs[...]

Things To Do in Diani Beach

While my favorite activity in Diani Beach was definitely chill by the Indian Ocean, I was struck at how many more things to do in Diani Beach there are. I’d actually planned on staying just a few days here before moving on to Uganda, but once I found out how much there is to keep […]

African Safari Packing Essentials

  Packing for a safari sounds like tricky business, but it’s honestly easier than it sounds. There is absolutely no need to waste your money in safari gear that will ultimately wind up collecting dust in your closet. Going on safari doesn’t mean dressing up like Crocodile Dundee (you’re more than welcome to if that’s what you’re into, though!). There are jus[...]