marrakech

  • Traveling & Iconic Photos With Elton Anderson

    Neither of us packed properly for early Spring in Marrakech, me in shorts and a thin American Apparel t-shirt and Elton in joggers and a tank on the shaded rooftop of Souk Café with a cool breeze flowing through our clothes. Having successfully avoided winter for years via first...
  • I Lust For Adventure: Barcelona + Marrakesh

    “I lust for adventure.” These four words invaded my mind as I gazed at the Instagram pics, as I watched the YouTube recaps, and most recently (in 2016), as I read Darnell’s Blackpacking post. The feelings that engulfed me were a potpourri of thrilling and terrifying. My wanderlust peaked...
  • From MAK to AMS to Hella with Love: A Dating Story

    Just a few days ago in Los Angeles, I sat across the table from a pretty girl, Jane, in a Spanish-influenced Diane von Furstenberg talking about dating, loving, music, money and why the plate in front of her held her first tuna melt. She cursed a lot, and ordered...
  • Finished Baldwin. Coming Home.

    I’m leaving London in a few hours. I’m going to cut my hair in a day or so. Most likely back to the low ceasar. Marian Mereba, Burnell Taylor, and Paolo Nutini are on repeat in the Beats by Dre I purchased at the market in Marrakech for $15,...
  • Waka Waka Hostel

    I Stayed at the awesome Waka Waka Hostel in the Marrakech Medina! It was DOPE! If you’re going to visit, and you’re a fan of hostels and amazing people like the ones I had a chance to break bread with, this is the place for you! Each time I...
  • Mingle With Good People We Meet

    It’s a shame to travel to places new to you, and all you see are things listed on the tourism site. For me, it’s extremely important to connect with someone local to the area, be taken to the man or woman who cooks food for those local to the...
  • Still Gonna Go.

    Sunday November 2, I got no sleep, ran to Victoria Station at 3am to hop a bus to London Stansted to catch a flight to Marrakech. The only problem is the bus driver never showed up, so every bus after was overpacked. I was 5 minutes late to the...