Beware the Ides of March

Sigh.ย March. My least favourite month of the year. It always feels so veryย long.

December is such a busy month that I actually like the quietness of January. I’m usually ready to clear away the decorations and leftovers and get back to normal routine. Hunker down and binge-watch something on Netflix.

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Marrakech, Part 4

{Read Marrakech Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3 first}

On our final day in Marrakech, we enjoyed our last fantastic breakfast at our riad, now that our stomachs were nice and stretched out from the previous night’s street food tour, and then we headed over to the Jardin Majorelle.

Outside the Jardin Majorelle

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Marrakech, Part 3: Street Food Tour

{Read Marrakech, Part 1 and Marrakech, Part 2}

One of the things M really wanted to do in Marrakech was go on a street food tour. This one had very high ratings online, and it did not disappoint. Even if you don’t eat at every stop (I certainly didn’t want to), you will not go hungry! We both really enjoy learning about different cultures through their food, and this tour offered just that.


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Marrakech, Part 1

(I was going to title this postย Walk the Kasbah, but thought better of it.)

In late October, M and I had the opportunity to once again travel without our kids (thank you, Mom and Dad!!!), so we chose somewhere on our long list of to-gos that we thought would be considerably easier without children along, and so we were off for a three-and-a-half-day trip to Marrakech, our first time in Africa.

We arrived Thursday evening, having flown from London Gatwick direct to Marrakech. The airport feels really new, and was beautifully designed to reflect the city and its traditional arts and craftsmanship.

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