Everything You Need to Know About Visiting the Sahara Desert

Everything You Need to Know About Visiting the Sahara Desert

There are very few places on Earth that compare to the incredible landscapes you’ll see visiting the Sahara Desert. Running roughly north-south along Morocco’s eastern border with neighboring Algeria, the Sahara Desert is the world’s largest hot desert. In fact, the Sahara covers an area roughly the size of the entire United States. Many travelers visit Morocco specifically with the intention of venturing off into the desert and spending a night under the stars. And we can’t blame them! A desert adventure is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity you shouldn’t miss out on. (more…)

Getting Around Morocco

morocco transportationWhen some people travel, the uncertainty of how to get where they need to go when they need to be there is enough to simply call off the trip. It’s true that getting around Morocco can be a bit challenging, especially in comparison to other countries that have high-speed rail lines and well-developed public transportation systems. If you aren’t interested in figuring out the logistics of transportation yourself, there are many tour companies in Morocco that would be happy to take care of the details. But for those who want to travel the country on their own, it is possible to get around with some patience and a little bit of insider knowledge. (more…)