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  • Nuevo Estadio de Malabo
    CAF names Equatorial Guinea as host of the Africa Cup of Nations
    After only a few days of deliberation, Equatorial Guinea has been named host of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations. The Confederation of African Football made the official announcement Friday, thanking President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo for the...
  • Morocco in 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
    Morocco disqualified, won't host African Cup of Nations due to Ebola fears
    Due to the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa, Morocco will not host the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations. Fearful of the outbreak spreading within their country, representatives of the Royal Moroccan Football Federation requested the tournament,...
  • Barbary Pirates ransack ship
    Islamic terrorists have tormented America since Thomas Jefferson’s day
    When most of today’s Americans think of terrorism and its infiltration into American society, their thoughts generally return to that sun-drenched morning of September 11, 2001. On that day, the nation was stunned to see passenger planes...
  • Morocco's Fez Medina is a must visit
    Morocco's Fez Medina is a must visit
    Most travelers to Morocco visit the imperial city of Fez, which has been described as Morocco’s intellectual and religious capital. Fez is home to many mosques and medersas (theological schools), some of which date back to the 9th century....
  • Mina El Houari France to Morrocco dates from hell
    Mina El Houari: Buried alive on first date
    Mina El Houari was a 25-year-old French woman who died in Morocco on her first date with a man that she met on Facebook, according to the Daily Mail. Authorities say the woman was looking for love and had established an online relationship with a...
  • Moroccan Wine Tasting
    Discover Moroccan Wine In America!
    I have to admit that Morocco is a destination that is on my bucket list. The cuisine consists of Beef, Lamb, Mutton, Chicken and Seafood. But flavor makes for a great culinary experience. Morocco famously incorporates many spices into its dishes....
  • Theropod footprints at Gara Sbaa.
    New dinosaur footprints from Morocco revealed
    A new and diverse group of dinosaur footprints has been discovered by Nizar Ibrahim from the University of Chicago and colleagues from the United States, Morocco, France, and the United Kingdom according to their report in the March 7, 2014,...
  • Exploring a Berber mountain village in the Tighza Valley, Morocco
    Exploring a Berber mountain village in the Tighza Valley, Morocco
    It is so easy to visit Morocco without gaining insights into rural Moroccan life. If your travels take you to Morocco chances you will find cities like Casablanca, Fez, Rabbat and Marrakech included in your itinerary.While it is exciting to...
  • Rabat:  A city guarding ancient wonders
    Rabat: A city guarding ancient wonders
    Rabat is the capital of Morocco and thus home to numerous government buildings and the royal palace. It’s an up and coming, cosmopolitan city filled with ancient wonders and relics of a storied past. Rabat is easily walked, which takes...
  • The ancient and modern mingle in Fez
    The ancient and modern mingle in Fez
    Fez lies at the edge of the Middle Atlas Mountains in northern Morocco, surrounded by adry, rocky landscape. Wide, Paris-like boulevards and promenades bordered by palm trees and cafes are juxtaposed with a densely packed Medina, a labyrinth of...
  • Camel trekking in the Sahara Desert is an experience not to be missed
    Camel trekking in the Sahara Desert is an experience not to be missed
    You may have visited many deserts however, nothing quite compares to a camel trek in the Sahara Desert. During a two-week tour of Morocco we took a camel trek into a Bedouin campsite in the Sahara Desert. There we camped overnight in a simple...
  • Welcome to Las Vegas sign
    A deal in Las Vegas, adventure in Morocco and great last-minute cruise deals
    This week’s deals include cheap room rates in Las Vegas, adventure in Morocco, and some great Caribbean cruise deals for those who can get away quickly.For those of us here on the chilly Front Range, Las Vegas is a quick and easy getaway....
  • Jamie dishes out some good menus
    Jamie Oliver’s Food Escapes will help you feed favors from corners of the world
    After traveling the world and starting a food revolution, few people are as equipped to curate outstanding flavors from around the globe as Chef Jamie Oliver. In his gorgeously photographed fourteenth cookbookJamie Oliver’s Food Escapes...
  • Le Zenith Hotel
    Room Report: Le Zenith Hotel and Spa Casablanca, Morocco
    Arrival Experience: This charming, small hotel caters mostly to business travelers that frequent this industrial park on the outskirts of Casablanca. While tourists could easily hop a taxi between the hotel and downtown, this hotel is best for...
  • grinning camel
    Foodie Tour of Morocco
    A day trip to Morocco via ferry from Spain sounded like fun. The first photo op was a smiling camel who did not like to be sat upon. A van of tourists tried -- and failed. I did not care. I was more interested in spicy souks. See list for some...