Fes, Morocco Newswire

Fes, Morocco Newswire

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  1. Morocco a colourful blend of the exoticRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Canada.com

    Separated from Europe by only the 15-kilometre Strait of Gibraltar, it is worlds away from life as most of us know it. Although flora and fauna are distinct and the architecture unique, it was the diversity of the people that fascinated me.


  2. Latitudes: The Music You Must Hear In AugustRead the original story

    Monday | WNYC-AM New York

    ... large-scale performances, is palpable. Here's a brief film the French site Mondomix made about him in 2009 in Fes, Morocco. Speaking of Senegal, but going to a much more meditative end of the spectrum, the kora player Seckou Keita has a really ...


  3. How's that bucket list coming along? Here are 11 destinations that should be on itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Oregonian

    Oh, the places you'll go! The world is full of fascinating destinations that will change your perspective on life and your fellow Earthlings, too many for even the most ardent traveler to experience in one lifetime. That's why Lonely Planet has put together a ranking of the must-visit places.


  4. Top 10: Africa's most prosperous countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | CNN

    Senegal ranks as the continent's 10th most prosperous nation, according to Legatum Institute's 2014 Africa Prosperity Report, up nine places since 2012. Rwanda was ranked the eighth most prosperous African nation.


  5. Small Cap Movers: Scandal-riven Quindell hits the skids as the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Daily Mail

    This week trading resumed in the shares after a two month break and the shares of the insurance claims processor hit the skids after it announced that the Serious Fraud Office has opened an investigation in the company. The company's stock market valuation is now around A 400million, having tumbled from heady heights after a series of scandals damaged the company's reputation, which new management is seeking to repair.


  6. Ajbani Moroccan Cuisine opens in Plaza MidwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Creative Loafing

    Living in northern Africa taught me many valuable lessons. Among these is the taste of camel meat, the permutations of falafels, and the uniqueness of Moroccans with their distinct dialect of Arabic, and their cuisine.


  7. Morocco marks 16th anniversary of king's reignRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | Korea Herald

    The Moroccan Embassy commemorated the 16th anniversary of the enthronement of its monarch - King Mohammed VI - with a reception at Lotte Hotel on Thursday. "With pride, Moroccan citizens today commemorate an important anniversary and longstanding tradition of allegiance between our king and people," said Moroccan Ambassador Mohammed Chraibi in a speech.


  8. Abortion and Sexual Education in Moroccan UniversitiesRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Perspective

    A potbellied man in his fifties and a young woman negotiate payment for an illegal procedure. Hugging her, the man tells her to undress, and she begins to shiver.


  9. We're not in Canada anymore...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Calgary Journal

    ... tour guide had given us before we descended into the narrow, and clammy alleys that link parts of the city of Fes, Morocco. It seemed like we had been winding through these backstreets forever as we stepped over cats, broken children's toys, ...


  10. Light at the end of the tunnel for historic MellahRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Jewish Chronicle

    "They never said goodbye!" Assam complained wistfully of his Jewish neighbours of many years as he hammered a leaded glass lantern together for us in Marrakesh's Place des Ferblantiers. This square, packed with artisans, is the entrance to the city's old Jewish quarter, known as the Mellah.


  11. Couch Potato: Beeb's latest offering has a sense of deja vuRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | South Wales Argus

    Top of the list, though, has to be sob stories which, judging by the BBC's latest Saturday night great hope, are no longer confined to reality TV. Prized Apart is awash with tears, hard-luck tales , self-pity and even "best bits" series highlights for the losers.


  12. In Morocco, a gay man brutally beaten is a reminder no MENA country is safe for LGBTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    Morocco's Article 489 states same-sex relations can be punishable with up to three years in prison. So sometimes it's easy to forget that homosexuality is illegal there.


  13. Memories of Ramadans past in DamascusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    ... world of the main characters and into the metamorphosing sound bites of the storyteller. The medina of Fes, Morocco's former capital and third largest city, is made up of a far-reaching network of pedestrian roads - straight and winding, ...


  14. Birders or Ornithologists: Explain this bird in flight photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... l then abruptly turn away. I'm not sure they were swifts, but other photos show the forked tail. Photo taken in Fes, Morocco.


  15. Traveling in Morocco. Please help me pick tour optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Ask MetaFilter

    I will be in Morocco for ten days in July. There are two small group tours that I've selected, with each of them having a feature that I like that the other doesn't have.


  16. Goodbye to Chefchaouen, MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | EmilyStyle

    Before we left for Tangiers and our flight to Paris, Monica insisted on dressing us up on traditional Rif Valley outfits for a photoshoot. A nice way to end our trip and to spend a minute thanking the friends we made while there.


  17. #VisitMorocco! You won't regret itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Rediff.com

    Payal Mohanka travelled to Morocco, that magical place where the past and the present don't jostle but coexist rather beautifully. ime and space seem to flow seamlessly as I soak in the bird's-eye view of the medina or the old city in Fes.


  18. Market Day with the Women Farmers of Chefchaouen, MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | EmilyStyle

    Monday, Thursday and Saturday are the market days in Chefchaouen - the day when the farmers of the Rif valley come down to the tiny blue streets to sell their wares. A perfect day for Lauren and I to go for a bit of shopping on her last day of vacation.


  19. Driving from Fes to Chefchaouen, the Blue City of MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | EmilyStyle

    Things began looking up the minute we started leaving Fes. We loaded our bags into the handcart pulled by our host's father-in-law and left the medina for the last time.


  20. Exploring Fes, our Tiny Medina Home and the Jewish QuarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | EmilyStyle

    On the second day of our time in Fes, we stayed inside for the morning while a rainstorm passed over. Along with cooler temperatures, it gave me a chance to attempt to take pictures of our 700 hundred year-old house.