Morocco has left a lasting impression on me where their produce is concerned. While in Rabat, I had the best peaches the world has ever given me. Every morning I stopped by a fruit stand to buy peaches for nearly 2-3MAD (barely one USD) for nearly five peaches. The peaches were DIVINE – every time. They were so good that I would eat them with … Continue reading There’s a Peach Out There for Me, Somewhere!
I was invited to accompany Kevin’s roommate and his buddy to the beach during my stay in Rabat. They were going surfing. I was apprehensive at first given that Kevin would not be able to go with me. I did not speak french, I barely interacted with his roommate while I was staying at their apartment, and…yeah. Initially, I declined the beach offer – and … Continue reading On the beach of Temara, Morocco!
I was able to experience a hammam, while here in Rabat, Morocco. A private hammam! A hammam is “a sensual bathing retreat that evolved over thousands of years and traces its roots back to the Roman Thermae”. I fully undressed, slipped on disposable undies[which were removed in one swift motion mid service], put on a robe, and headed into the steamed bath room. Once lead … Continue reading What Can Be More Personal Than A Hammam?