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kairu
kairu hey, is mauritius included in your itinerary?
utrippin
utrippin Where will you be April - Oct? I'm looking for some company in Southern and Eastern Africa...
Jaxon
Jaxon I'm in Bali at the moment, spending xmas and NYs here, then off to the Phillipines on the 4th Jan. Let me know if you guys are near.
Jaxon
Jaxon Ok Troopers, the dream officialy starts on the 16th December as I have just booked my flight to Bali where I will be spending Xmas and NYs. Then I'm off to Tagaytay in the Phillipines for a little bit. I should begin my travel blog now but I still have other sites to set up. Hmmm.. so much to do and so little time!
omba
omba very interested, though dont think il be able to travel till summertime though-maybe I can during winter break
Jaxon
Jaxon That's ok, just play it by ear, it's the best way to be :-)
5 years ago
Lauren
Lauren Hey Jaxon, great trip! Love your attitude. Todd and I (co-founders of Globetrooper) have been travelling since June 2010. We're in Berlin for the next couple of months and plan to be back in Sydney/Canberra, Australia in March next year. So let us know if you decide to check out the east coast, it would be great to meet up.
Jaxon
Jaxon Hi Lauren, I am actually from Sydney, moved to Perth a few months ago for a bit of a sea change. As nice as the place is, Perth isn't somewhere I can stay for too long because time goes backwards here if you know what I mean! No doubt we will cross paths at some stage in the future. Great website by the way, love it!
5 years ago
Lauren
Lauren Thanks. Maybe you should consider Chiang Mai in Thailand? There are many travel bloggers always coming in and out of there. I bet that's the real hub spot compared to anywhere else in the world. Otherwise Europe, as it's so easy to hop across the border to meet up or go to a conference.
5 years ago
Jaxon
Jaxon That's not a bad idea actually. I was in CM for the Thai New Years water festival back in 2008 and had an amazing time. I'll very likely find myself there at some stage in the next 12 months.
5 years ago
Tripchick
Tripchick Anyone want to travel in Egypt and/or Jordan in Oct.-Nov. 2010? My itinerary appears on my blogsite: www.tripchicktravels.blogspot.com or www.tripchick.wordpress.com -- let me know if you might be interested in doing any portion of the trip. I'm female, 41, and live in southern California.
Region | North Africa Travel Forum 7 years ago
Todd
Todd A new blog post on Indie Backpacker about women travelling in Egypt http://bit.ly/cKxR8O
7 years ago
scottooooo
scottooooo Hey Tripchick.I'm flying into Cairo Sept 10th and leaving Istanbul Oct 2.Gonna hit Jordan,Israel,Syria and on to Turkey.Any experience in these part's?I've been to Egypt before,but none of the rest.Any info you have would be great.I'm in Windsor Ontario and flying out of here to Toronto.Look forwaed to chatting with you.Scott
7 years ago
Tripchick
Tripchick Sorry, Scott, but I've only traveled in Israel and that was in 1987. I lived there for 3 monhs. But since you're not a young woman, my warnings would not apply to you in Israel anyway (you're lucky!).
7 years ago
scottooooo
scottooooo If you need any tips on Egypt let me know.Was there last year
7 years ago
RossyGGG
RossyGGG Hello dear, Greetings to you,My name is Rose, i view your profile in this site and i decide to communicate with you, it will be my pleasure if you will be my friend, i wish if you will respond to my mail box so that i will tell you more about my self.and sent you my photo, i hope to hear from you. yours Rose. Email miss_rossyggg16@yahoo.com
6 years ago
anagcas

anagcas Marrakech to Fes
Hey everyon! we are three girls traveling from Marrakech to Fes, we have been looking at several tours and are interested in a few thou it will be less expensive if we were a party of 4 or 5. Let me know if your intrested in this tour and if you would care to join

Marrakech to Fez 5 Days Tour

Tour Information

This tour can also be made departing from Fez to Marrakech.

Day 1
Marrakech - Telouet - Ait Ben Haddou

After breakfast, early departure to Telouet via the mountain of hight Atlas passing through the TiziNtichka pass reaching 2,260 m , visit of the Kasbah of Pacha Glaoui in telouet (lunch in the place). Afternoon tracks to Ait Ben Haddou via the Ounila valley with its Berber villages. Diner and over night in hotel in Ait Ben Haddou.

Day 2
Ait Ben haddou- Ouarzazate - Skoura - Kellat M'Gouna - Rose valley - Dades Gorges

Leaving Ait Ben Haddou towards Ouarzazate and Skoura where we'll have a quick 20 minutes visit of the Amredhyle Kasbah, one of the wonders of the southern "Route of the thousand kasbahs".

Continuing our journey through the Valley of the Roses where cross 50km off-road on Valley and lunch on the way then track road to Ait Youl Kasbah. Before heading Dades valley and Dades gorges where you will spend the night. Diner and over night in hotel.

Day 3
Dades Gorges – Boumalne – Tinghir - Gorges du Todra - Tinjdad - Touroug - Erfoud - Merzouga

After breakfast departure to Boumalne and Tinghir, walk around the Tinerghir Palm Plantations. We drive to Tinjedad to have lunch and visit Touroug Palm Plantations reaching Erfoud town for a visit of a local fossil craft workshop. Continuing to the fascinating dunes of Erg Chebbi, The Dunes of Merzouga.

We now switch from our 4x4 to camels, where you'll be taken on a camel ride on the dunes to enjoy the Sun set on the dunes and overnight on a hotel. Dinner and over night in hotel.

Day 4
Merzouga – Erg Chebbi - Merzouga.

After breakfast you will make an amazing trip around the dunes while passing by Merzouga, the wandering deposit, the village of Khamliya, (village of the Gnaoua) mines of Mifiss, the plates desert meeting the Berber nomads of the desert, oasis Tissardemine, and return to the hotel around 3 p.m. for camel trekking attending the sunset and spend the night in Berber tents in the middle of the dunes. Dinner and over night in Bivouac.

Day 5
Merzouga – Erfoud – Errachidia – Midelt – Azrou – Ifrane – Fez

Early morning departure to enjoy Sun rise on Sahara Desert, camel ride back to the hotel where the 4x4 are parked. Breakfast and departure to Errachidia via Erfoud passing the Ziz valley.

Continuing via Midelt to have lunch. Onwards driving to Fez via cedar woods at Azrou and the mountain of the middle Atlas

Price per person
Euros 545 - 2 ppl
Euros 439 - 3 ppl
Euros 379 - 4 ppl
Euros 350 - 5 ppl
Euros 303 - 6 ppl

Cheers!

Region | North Africa Travel Forum 6 years ago
Todd
Todd Sounds amazing anagcas. There are about 10 trips going to Morocco (one is yours). You can see them here http://globetrooper.com/trips/search?countries[0]=morocco. I remember speaking to Moncon especially about her trip, which is ehre http://globetrooper.com/morocco-backpacking-2010. I'll get Lauren to post your trip on twitter to drum up some more interest. Hope you have a ball.
6 years ago
likeadream
likeadream hi, not sure how to write private emails. if you girls still going and it happens in October - i'd love to join. this trip looks pretty good
6 years ago
Néric
Néric Hey everyone! Ok, I a newbie here and it is my first post. Not for a world tour or anything too exciting I'm afraid but would still need some advices for those who know the area. I'm going to Morocco (Marrakech) with my girlfriend and we want to do a kind of expedition in the desert. Anyone have any idea, suggestion, etc... ? Thanks in advance! Eric
Region | North Africa Travel Forum 6 years ago
Edvard Klemenc

Edvard Klemenc Morocco compagnion want

In september I'm starting my third.trip to Morocco. I'm male & starting in Slovenia (Postojna), passing Italy, France & Spain. I will return at end of september. I'm open minded, so anyone who want, can join me. There are 2 more places in camping car. Comparing diferences in Morocco culture, nature & religion is my point to go there again. I'm planing to check Chefchauen, Fes, Risani, Merzougha, Atlas mountain, Imilchill, Imilil, Tub tubkal, Quarzazate, film studios, Marakesh, Sid Ifni, the most beautiful beach Legzira & then turn to north cross Agadir, Esaurira, Mohamedia, Rabat, Asilah back to Chefchauen again. Don't be late!! For infos mail me edoklemenc@gmail.com or leave me PM here.

Region | North Africa Travel Forum 6 years ago
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