Category Archives: Wanderlust

Arizona or is it?

When planning for travel, I am usually pretty on top of things when it comes to doing a bit of research to determine what I should pack, particularly in terms of the weather. I could not have been more surprised … Continue reading

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Colour Me Orange

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge A little late to the party but when I saw the photo prompt, I couldn’t resist joining in. The desert is a place where one might think colour might be lacking.  Rock, … Continue reading

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A little Heaven on Earth

There is something magical about standing on a mountain top, witnessing nothing but blue sky & snow-covered peaks, for as far as the eye can see. A little taste of heaven here on earth. If you have ever been to … Continue reading

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Morocco – Heated Hilarity in the Hamman

A follow up to our experience in Essaouira…. I have had the good fortune of travelling with this fabulous group of friends, visiting numerous destinations – Italy, Greece, France, Spain, Portugal & of course, Morocco. Although we enjoy seeing the various … Continue reading

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Morocco – Unwinding by the Sea in Essaouira

After a brief stopover in Marrakesh, we made our way to the lovely coastal town of Essaouira.  Located on the West Atlantic coast of Morocco, Essaouira sits between Casablanca & Agadir. Known for its relaxed atmosphere, it was a perfect … Continue reading

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Morocco – The Road Less Travelled!

There are a number of destinations in Morocco which require you to travel off-road in order to reach them.  We would spend the next 2 days of our tour crossing the desert, travelling on, what often appeared, to be nothing … Continue reading

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Oh’d to Canada

On July 1st, Canada celebrates its 147th birthday!  Last year, I wrote about our magnificent country in this post, Oh Canada, Glorious & Free.  In honour of 147, I thought I would share a little photographic compilation of just some of the fabulous … Continue reading

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Morocco – Lasting Impressions – A Young Man Named Driss

Every now & again, we meet people who leave a lasting impression on our hearts.   Our lives are richer in some way, just for having met them. I would be remiss in my recollections of my travels to Morocco if I did not … Continue reading

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Morocco – The Most Incredible Day!

What, you might ask,  constitutes this day in Morocco as the Most Incredible Day? The short answer is human connection. What made this day so memorable was that we were given an opportunity to meet a number of  family members and … Continue reading

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Morocco – En Route from Chefchaouen to Fes

En route from Chefchaouen to Fes, we spent some time familiarizing ourselves with our new guide, Driss & his sidekick (our driver), Ahmed.  They would accompany us over the next few weeks as we worked our way across Morocco & by … Continue reading

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