Visit 9 beautiful & delicious places to stop during the 9-hour road trip between the Sahara Desert and the Middle Atlas Mountains.
The Moroccan desert + a 2nd Sahara sunset + dune buggies = an adrenaline junky's dream-come-true. This is our story.
Medfouna is a Moroccan stuffed pizza, without cheese. You'll find this regional delicacy in many villages in the Sahara, although its true birthplace is Rissani.
In the tiny village of Khamlia at the eastern edge of the Sahara, The Desert Pigeons offer an experience in Moroccan music & spirituality that's as unique as it is memorable.
Many companies organize Sahara Desert tours within 30 minutes of Marrakech. We decided to go to the eastern dunes of Erg Chebbi--on the opposite side of the country--for sunset camel rides and an evening of drum circles & glamping.
Where to stop during the 12-hour road trip from Ait Ben Haddou to Merzouga. And how to take a beautiful detour through the Dades Valley and up the Serpentine Road, to the most dramatic lookout point in Morocco.