Come January, our new home became Marrakech. While I can’t earnestly say it was a spot I’d highly recommend living in, I would definitely encourage booking a trip. Marrakech was loud, chaotic, colorful and eccentric but the whole of Morocco was the real treat with many hidden gems and cities such as Chefchouen, Tangier and Essouiara. Here are a few of my favorites:
1. The Colors and Architecture:
This might seem cliche but Morocco is a photographers dream and as picturesque as you would imagine, particularly Chefchouen (aka the blue city). With gorgeous sunsets, unique architecture, colors everywhere and very intricate designs.
2. Mint Tea:
It’s delicious. It’s everywhere. Moroccans don’t exactly drink alcohol…at all. So mint tea, with more sugar per glass than anyone should consume in a week, is a staple with every meal. I have never had better mint leaves, not to mention their pouring skills were a work...