This third and penultimate Morocco post covers the middle section of Intrepid’s Best of Morocco trip — the wild, scenic and adventurous week between Fes and Essaouira.
Highlights of Morocco – Fes
Our day in the ancient city of Fes featured plenty of artisans' shops, including the famous tannery, textiles and ceramics. Also discovered chicken pastilla - yum!
Mongolia Journal ~ Shenanigans on the steppes
Day 10 of our horse trek involved very bad hair, escaping horses and other mirth-inducing high jinks on the Mongolian steppes.
Highlights of Morocco – part 1
Casablanca, Rabat, Meknes, Volubilis...
Mongolia Journal ~ Just another day on the steppes — with video
More of my Mongolian horse trek 2015 - with insects, birds of prey, horses, baby goats, more horses -- and video!
Travelling in the 90s: Last days in Rome and Perugia
And so we come to the final post of this epic series featuring extracts of my 1993-1994 travel journal... We spent our last couple of days in Rome, including a day trip to Perugia.
Travelling in the 90s: Naples and Pompeii
It must be time for an actual trip, right? Well, not today... Today I'm knocking off the penultimate post of my Travelling in the 90s series, which features extracts from my 1993-1994 travel journal -- complete with bad photos. I've enjoyed reliving this trip, which was my first overseas adventure. (It also remains the longest, … Continue reading Travelling in the 90s: Naples and Pompeii
Mongolia Journal ~ Genghis Khan Monument
Day 7 of our horse trek was spent at the Genghis Khan Monument, a 40-foot statue in shimmering stainless steel.
Mongolia journal ~ Rivers and words
Mongolian horse trek day 6, including river crossings and Mongolian words.
Mongolia Journal ~ Terelj NP
Horse trekking in Mongolia: in which we hang out with herd animals and visit Terelj NP