Category Archives: Morocco

Monochromatic – In Morocco

Oh how I love these photo challenges. It’s a weekly opportunity to dive into long forgotten trips and memories. This picture was taken on a walk through Todra Gorge in Morocco. We got up early and went on a guided … Continue reading

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Today Was a Good Day – Summiting Toubkal (Morocco)

It’s not a secret that I like hiking and climbing. Last year I did my first winter climb summiting Toubkal in Morocco, the highest peak in North Africa. Big challenge for a first timer. Especially when you have to fight … Continue reading

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Atlas Mountains – Imlil by Night

The topic of this week’s photo challenge is ‘Half Half’. And this my story: Once upon a time, it was Christmas time, a young couple decided to go travelling. Curious about the world and wanting to see faraway countries they … Continue reading

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Orange in the Mountains

(Yes, I jam.) One of the most important things in the mountains is safety. And what could be better than an orange jacket that secures high visibility? You can be spotted from the next-door peak, from the ground, and even … Continue reading

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Review Mount Toubkal

+ Beautiful mountains + Good exercise + Fabulous guide + Awesome, like-minded people + Ideal for winter climbing – It’s f***reezing cold – Sick stomach – Light altitude sickness – Painful ascents But after some time you forget about the … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Shadowed

This week’s photo challenge is “Shadowed”: To every picture there is a story, right? This one is the story of Arabian Nights. We visited Morocco for trekking and traveling and booked a night in Morocco’s Saharan desert Erg Chebbi. We … Continue reading

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Chefchaouen – Morocco – The blue town

6 km – with Prasana. Chefchaouen is definitely worth a visit. It’s a little town built on the slope of a little hill and the Medina, the old town, is painted in blue and white. Walls, staires, window shutters, door … Continue reading

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Todra Gorge – Morocco

4km – with Prasana. After our trekking tour in High Atlas mountains we made our way to Ait Benhaddou where we wanted to hire a car to get from A to B to C to D in the next 3 … Continue reading

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Toubkal Refuge – Imlil

15km – with Prasana, Mohammed, Michon, Mike and Abdah. ↓ 1467m What I noticed this morning when we were leaving the refuge was that everyone was in a very positive, happy mood to go down. 3 parties with their guides … Continue reading

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Ouanoukrim (4089m – Attempt)

2,5 km – with Prasana and Mohammed. ↑ 693m ↓ 693m The night before: If it’s about 3°C in your room, you’re wrapped up in a cosy sleeping bag, you don’t think twice if you wanna go to the loo … Continue reading

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