Travel News

How far did I travel this week?:

To get away from the cold of Ifrane, I traveled to the warmer city of Meknes this week. It was an hour drive from where my school is. It is also where the migrants I teach English to live.

How far have I traveled on this journey so far?:

So far I have traveled to four cities in Morocco. Can you find them on a map?

How did I get around this week?:

This week I traveled in a petit taxi and grand taxi. The petit taxi was 10 dirhams, $1, for a 15-minute drive. The grand taxi was 30 dirhams, $3, for a one-hour drive. Way cheaper than America!

What was the most interesting place I visited this week?:

I visited one of the oldest gates in Morocco: Bab Mansour. The gate was built in 1737 and is in the city of Meknes, Morocco.

Other Travel News from this week:

A few of my friends traveled to see the Sahara Desert. I couldn't go, but I heard it was amazing! Hopefully I will be able to travel there and show you.

Time Zone: WET Western Europe Time 0
Local Time: Nov 5, 2018 11:30am