Egypt, Stop 6

Egypt was another incredible country! It was made even more so through the introductions made by new friends I met in Jordan. My tour guide in Jordan put me in touch with a friend in Egypt who arranged another friend to show me around. These are the kind of connections that I love most about … Continue reading Egypt, Stop 6

Jordan, Stop 5

Jordan was incredible, wonderful and so many other positive superlatives that I don't need to write. I arrived just one week after the attack in Karak so we were unable to make that scheduled stop. Instead, we saw Little Petra. But before we get to Little Petra, the trip began on Christmas Eve. Having booked … Continue reading Jordan, Stop 5

An International Birthday to Remember

I didn't know how I would feel celebrating my bday away from friends this year but it ended up being really great and a ton of fun. A friend that I met at the beginning of my trip in South Africa come to Greece for one week in order to celebrate with me and tour Athens. … Continue reading An International Birthday to Remember

Greece, Stop 4

I arrived in Athens for a few days before continuing my travels. And while it was valuable to get to know my new home and find my way around, there isn't much to talk about. I will have a month in Athens when I get back from visiting the islands and that is when I … Continue reading Greece, Stop 4

Tangier, Stop 3

I loved Tangier! (Well, I mostly spent my time outside and around the city but I very much enjoyed the area.) I took the early morning, 5 hour train from Casablanca to Tangier. Since the bar was set so low in Casablanca, I liked Tangier almost immediately due to the lack of street harassment upon … Continue reading Tangier, Stop 3

Casablanca, Stop 2

I thought very long about this post and what to write about my visit to Casablanca since it was not overwhelmingly positive, and I've decided to be transparent about my experiences and feelings... Casablanca was the second city on my itinerary and I only planned 2.5 days there since, during my research of the city, … Continue reading Casablanca, Stop 2