Morocco EP57: In The Sahara – Part Two

Morocco EP57: In The Sahara – Part Two

After sleeping at a Berber camp, Booker spends his second night in the Sahara at a hotel right on the edge of the Erg Chebbi sand dunes. And the view, just outside the window, is absolutely spectacular. After a restful night, Booker ventures out to explore the dunes and the village of Khamlia, where he visits the musical group Les Pigeons du […]

November 10, 2016 at 3:32 pm 0 comments

Morocco EP61: The Blue City

Morocco EP61: The Blue City

Take a short walk through the scenic blue colored alleyways of Chefchaouen. Just inland from Tangier, the city of Chefchaouen is set against the beautiful Rif Mountains. This is Booker’s last stop in Morocco. A bonus episode from our latest season. Music by Christian Bjoerklund | SONG: Hallon | FMA Leif Vollebek | SONG: Cairo Blues | FMA Pk jazz […]

September 10, 2014 at 6:37 pm 0 comments

Morocco EP60: The Best of Morocco Part Two

Morocco EP60: The Best of Morocco Part Two

For the past month, we have taken the most amazing journey in Morocco. Our trip began in the south coast of the country, then Marrakech, a drive through the High Atlas Mountains, the Sahara Desert and finally… Fes. For every series, we usually post a Best Of episode at the end. But after traveling 3,000 kilometers, this season we divide […]

August 29, 2014 at 5:55 pm 2 comments

Morocco EP59: The Best of Morocco Part One

Morocco EP59: The Best of Morocco Part One

For the past month, we have taken the most amazing journey in Morocco. Our trip began in the south coast of the country, then Marrakech, a drive through the High Atlas Mountains, the Sahara Desert and finally… Fes. For every series, we usually post a Best Of episode at the end. But after traveling 3,000 kilometers, this season we divide […]

August 15, 2014 at 8:49 pm 0 comments

Morocco EP58: Made It To Fes

Morocco EP58: Made It To Fes

Fes is one of the most incredible places on earth. Founded in 780, it’s known for being the best-preserved ancient city in the Arab world. Traveling here is like taking a trip back in time. Walking through the narrow streets is a journey beyond my senses. Music by: Groupe El Badil | SONG: Track 2 | AWESOMETAPES.COM Hamid Al Mou | […]

July 31, 2014 at 8:34 pm 2 comments

Morocco EP58: Teaser

Morocco EP58: Teaser

It would not be a trip to Morocco without Fes. This is a teaser for our upcoming episode “Morocco: Welcome to Fes” Song: Electric Worm Artist: Beastie Boys

July 22, 2014 at 4:26 pm 0 comments

Morocco EP56: In The Sahara – Part One

Morocco EP56: In The Sahara – Part One

The Sahara is the largest hot desert in the world. It covers 3.5 million square miles and portions of several countries, including Morocco. This is MOROCCO: IN THE SAHARA – PART ONE. Booker spends the night in a Berber camp and goes to sleep under the stary sky of the desert and the sounds of Gnawa music. In the early morning, a camel […]

July 7, 2014 at 5:41 pm 3 comments

Morocco EP55: High Atlas

Morocco EP55: High Atlas

The High Atlas in central Morocco is an extraordinary mountain range with summits of over to 13,000 feet. It is also home to many of the Berber population of Morocco, and in a village on the way to the desert, Booker meets a local family for homemade tagine. Music by Al Ismailia Music presented by Tasjilates Wislane | SONG: Track […]

June 26, 2014 at 5:10 pm 1 comment

Morocco EP54: Marrakech Riads

Morocco EP54: Marrakech Riads

Riads are Moroccan mansions with an internal courtyard, high walls and a fountain. Although they were originally built for private use, many Riads are now used as hotels, restaurants and boutiques. On this second installment of Booker Travels in Marrakech, Booker goes around to visit some of the best. MUSIC: Light of East Ensemble | SONG: Rampi Rampi | last.fm Mahmoud Guinia | […]

June 2, 2014 at 6:56 pm 6 comments

Morocco EP53: Marrakech Red City

Morocco EP53: Marrakech Red City

Marrakech is one of the largest cities in Morocco, and the most important of the former imperial cities. In this episode Booker visits the famous Koutoubia Mosque and a medina for shopping, trying new foods and discovering things beyond his imagination. Pigeons du Sable | SONG: Marhba | WEBSITE Momma mint Dendenni & Seddoum ould Bowba Jiddou | SONG: Vol 2, Side 1 […]

May 29, 2014 at 8:43 pm 1 comment