La Maison Arabe: Marrakech’s First Riad Hotel

La Maison Arabe Derb Assehbé | Bab Doukkala | Marrakech Médina Marrakech’s first ever Riad Hotel, La Maison Arabe, provides its visitors with the ultimate combination of luxury, style, and attention to detail. In 1946, French mother-daughter combination Suzy and Hélène Sébillon-Larochette opened La Maison Arabe as the first restaurant in Marrakech’s Medina, the

Marrakech: Your Guide to Morocco’s ‘Red City’

Marrakech, Morocco INTRO ACTIVITIES FOOD MORE! Getting There Airport – Marrakech Menara Airport (RAK) Currency – Moroccan Dirham Languages – Moroccan Arabic, French Population - 900,000 GDP (Morocco) - $103 billion (59th overall)   Never Been to Morocco? I visited Marrkech after exploring Tangier and Chefchaouen in the north and loved it! Just a short plane

Tofo, Mozambique: Scuba Diver’s Paradise

Tofo, Mozambique By Haley Steinhauser GETTING THERE ACTIVITIES FOOD MORE! Getting There   Airport – Inhambane Airport (INH) Currency – Metical (MZN) Language – Portuguese  GDP (Mozambique): – $15.6 Billion (115th Overall)   Introduction Tofo is a small paradise within Mozambique. While you may first come as a tourist, many feel as

Traveling to Cape Town: The Mother City

Cape Town, South Africa By Haley Steinhauser GETTING THERE ACTIVITIES FOOD MORE!   Getting There   Airport – Cape Town International Airport (CPT) Currency – South African Rand (R) Main Languages – English, Afrikaans, Xhosa (But South Africa has 12 official languages!) Population – 987,007 (1996) GDP (South Africa) – $350.6 billion USD

Botswana: Africa’s Best Kept Secret

Botswana Tourism GETTING THERE ACTIVITIES FOOD MORE! Getting There   Airports - Sir Seretse Khama International Airport (GBE), Maun Airport (MUB), Francistown Airport (FRW) Currency - Pula (BWP) Official Language - Setswana, English Population - 2.2 million GDP - $15 billion (120th Overall)   Welcome to Botswana! One of Africa’s best-kept