Happy Canada day 2015!

Celebrating some favourite Canadian memories during my first Canada day away!       Always a top memory when thinking of Canada for me is hockey or skating in some way. Especially outdoors. This could be on the Rideau canal in Ottawa, playing a big outdoor tournament in a small northern Ontario town or playing boot […]

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Dried wells of Morocco

Water used to run all through the ground of Morocco. These wells are now completely dry. They have been kept in tact in order for visitors to see what the water had created. As the wells dried out, people lived in them. Walking through the caves is a very interesting experience. As you can imagine, in the […]

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The journey through Morocco

And so, our trip began.  Leaving Marrakech in some ways was a relief. It is a very fast paced, in your face type of place. It also helped that we were leaving for some amazing views! It was a little bit windy up there… ok it was very windy! But the views were fantastic. Some of […]

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Ait Benhaddou, Morocco

Ait Benhaddou, is a world heritage site, a great example of Moroccan architecture, many buildings in the country take after this fortified city. The city is on the former caravan route from the Sahara desert to Marrakech. It is in a great location, right near its own Oasis, and of course water. Like many other places […]

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Marrakech, Morrocco

“Marrakesh is simply the nicest place on Earth to spend an afternoon” -Winston Churchill The way to Marrakech! The “Paris of the Sahara”  foreshadowing the delicious food to come, this mountain of tagine dishes was just the start of our journey in Morocco. Marrakech is famous for its souks! Normally souks are saved for Sundays, they are the […]

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