Category Archives: Morocco

January 09

“WHY DOES ABDUL LIVE IN THE DESERT?”: Sleeping in the Sahara

 This piece was the winner of We Said Go Travel‘s Gratitude Travel Writing Contest. Anna puts her hand on my leg as I climb into the four-by-four. We’re in the small Moroccan town of Rissani, our final stop before Erg Chebbi – one of Morocco’s Saharan ergs. Mustafa, the driver, smiles and says, “Welcome Maroc” – a […]