R.I.P Canon SD870 IS

We’ve spent the last six days in the final two imperial cities of Morocco, Meknes and Fes.  Unfortunately and despite hours of looking for a petit turnovice (little screwdriver) and many more hours tinkering over tiny components, our camera is officially dead   As a result may I direct you … Continue Reading →


Packaged tours of the Sahara – not half bad!

We never thought an all-inclusive tour would be our kind of thing. What started as the easiest and cheapest way to get to several destinations, ended up exposing us to sights that produced more “holy shits” than anything we’d seen before. The trip was off to a shaky start when … Continue Reading →

terrace view of center

Marrakech = Mindfuck

Crammed into the flying shitshow that is EasyJet, we talked to a group of rowdy British holidaymakers heading to Marrakech. “Oh, don’t worry. It’s very relaxing there,” they assured us. Fortunately, it was anything but. After arguing with the airport taxi driver over the fare, we finally negotiated a price … Continue Reading →