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Best Hotels in Dubai for Ramadan Iftar
Ramadan is around the corner and nowhere are the iftar spreads more impressive than Dubai. If you’re visiting the UAE capital during the month you should make it a point to partake in at least one, even if you’re not fasting. For those unfamiliar with the holiday Ramadan is... Read more
A stunning exhibition from April 11th to September 30th, 2015 at La Mamounia. Ma… like Marinetti: The name of the artist who will exhibit his sculptures – one of the most talented of his generation. Born in 1967, he grew up in Quai de Conti, in the very Parisian... Read more
My Favorite Styles of Moroccan Rugs
Before I moved here, a rug was a rug. Period. Sure some of them looked differently but I honestly had no clue how to tell one from another. My how the times have changed! MarocBaba is none too impressed that I love Moroccan rugs, my mother in law actively... Read more
Tasty Toronto Food Tours
I spent most of my childhood living less than three hours from Canada but it wasn’t until I was 25 that we actually went there! I’ve barely dipped my foot into the great cities and cultures of this city but I can’t wait to see more! One of the... Read more
Cancun Hotels Where You Won’t Feel Like a Tourist
Cancun is the destination of choice for many Americans visiting Mexico. The city caters so much to tourists that there is an aptly named “Tourist Zone” chock full of hotels and safe options for visitors. But what if the idea of being stuck in this din of faux Mexico... Read more
EVENT DATE: Saturday April 18th 7pm Dar Si Said, Riad Zitouna Jdid, Medina Marrakech About: MAM15 is the 4th annual residency program and exhibition project open to professional artists seeking to engage with their environments and artistic practice in a critical way. 20 Talented artists, both Moroccan and international,... Read more
7 Tips for Buying a Rug in Marrakech
I have a small obsession with Moroccan rugs. By small what I really mean is that I have a big problem. I just can’t resist them! Aside from basic house goods I haven’t bought many decorative items for our Marrakech house- except for these. Just the other day we... Read more
Eating in Seville when Pork is Off the Menu
If you love food, you have to go to Seville. At the risk of sounding like a broken record, because I realize at this point I probably am, Seville is amazing. Sure, I’m biased and completely in love with this city but I think you will be too. So... Read more