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Morocco’s deep Jewish roots: Who knew?

As mentioned, my knowledge of Morocco before visiting consisted of a few scenes from Casablanca — a pretend location. In other words, nothing. So it’s no surprise that I had no idea that this Islamic country also has deep Jewish … Continue reading

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Fes, Morocco: Party like it’s 900 A.D.

It’s not everyday that you can walk through a gate and walk back more than 1,000 years in time. To a city with thousands of alleys, way too narrow for its residents — nearly 1 million of them — to … Continue reading

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