Essaouira: A Place of Sun & Wind

Sunset on the plaza Essaouira

Essaouira. (Essa-weera) A name unfamiliar to most except those die hard Morocco lovers. Casablanca. Fez. Marrakesh.Tangier, all more well known. Maybe just Casablanca and Marrakesh stand out to the non Africa traveler. But the name Essaouira  is almost whispered to you. “You must go to Essaouira. It is so nice” The word is spoken with a…

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First Time Abroad Travel Tips

Buddha statue in Kamakura, Japan.

OK. We have been here before for some of these. Many involve before you travel. What happens though, after you land? We will offer you several first time abroad travel tips to help you have a better vacation than without them. A Quick Recap Before you get on that plane..a few key things to remember.……

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Places To Stay Abroad


So you are just about ready to go. You have narrowed down your flight arrangements, you know where you want to go, but what about places to stay abroad? A regular hotel? An Airbnb? A hostel? Is there anything else? Well we will look at a few of the more popular answers to this well…

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