Amanda Mouttaki

Amanda Mouttaki

I'm a freelance writer and blogger.

I am a world traveling mom of two boys. Currently we live as American expats in Marrakech, Morocco. I have a passion for writing and sharing unique views of the world.

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8 reasons morocco should be your next travel destination article
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8 Reasons Morocco Should be Your Next Travel Destination

8 Reasons Morocco Should be Your Next Travel Destin...

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Navigating Morocco’s Medinas

A medina is generally the oldest section of a city in North Africa. Inside a medina exists the remnants of a thriving city. When the word medina is used outside...

10 ways to celebrate your honeymoon in morocco article
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10 Ways to Celebrate Your Honeymoon in Morocco

You're getting ready to tie the knot but are still torn on where you should spend your honeymoon. A beach in Tahiti? A cabin in the remote woods of Canada?...

Visiting morocco during ramadan article
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Visiting Morocco During Ramadan

Ramadan is the month-long Islamic holiday celebrated each year. The Islamic calendar follows a lunar pattern so every year Ramadan moves 10 days forward on...

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Visiting Beni Mellal and Ouzoud Waterfall in Morocco

The city of Beni Mellal is one of the fastest growing cities in Morocco. Positioned between the Middle Atlas Mountains and Atlas Mountains, it is a great locati...

Map of morocco spring festivals article
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Festivals to Celebrate Spring in Morocco

Once the cool breezes of winter turn warm, and the almond trees begins, spring is on its way and so to does the festival season. Some festivals, such as the Fez...

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Morocco’s Southern Port Cities

Morocco's southern port cities offer an array of history, culture, relaxation and water-related adventure activities....

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Four Skiing Experiences in Morocco

The words “Morocco” and “skiing” don’t seem to go together, but did you know that Morocco is home to Africa’s highest ski resort? And, in addition t...

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What You Need to Know About Getting Into Morocco

Not sure what, exactly, you need to do to travel to Morocco? We break down the details on how you can get into the country....

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Fez Festival of World Sacred Music 2012

The Festival of World Sacred Music in Fez will be taking place June 8-16, 2012. Here are the details if you're planning to attend....

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Kalaat M’gouna, Morocco: A Town of Roses

Those who are romantics at heart are likely to swoon at the opportunity to visit Kalaat M’gouna, especially in the spring. This city in the Dades Valley is fa...

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Morocco Skydiving 101

Morocco is known for its rock climbing and trekking, but when most people think of adventure activities in Morocco, skydiving doesn’t normally come to mind. B...

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Morocco’s Northern Port Cities

Morocco's northern port cities offer a diverse selection of small, intimate towns to larger cities offering a plentiful offering of things to do and see....

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Visiting Morocco During Ramadan

Ramadan is the month-long Islamic holiday celebrated each year. The Islamic calendar follows a lunar pattern so every year Ramadan moves 10 days forward on...

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Women’s Travel in Morocco

Suggestions for women who would like to travel throughout Morocco....