Casablanca · Movie Moments

Casablanca: Movie Moments in Morocco

Itโ€™s #movienight, and weโ€™re showcasing my all-time favorite movie: Casablanca! Itโ€™s one of the most iconic movies of all time, and with good reason: all those one-liners, a complex love triangle, escape from faraway lands, corruption, and excellently timed comic relief!  The Storyline Europe is in the throes of World War II, and many people… Continue reading Casablanca: Movie Moments in Morocco

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Dining at Rick’s Cafe, Casablanca

Spolier alert: the first Rick’s Cafe was made up for the movie! The actual restaurant where you can have a meal and listen to some piano playing in Casablanca opened in 2004 and was inspired by everyone’s favorite Bogart and Bergman film, Casablanca. And you better believe that this Casablanca fan was not going to… Continue reading Dining at Rick’s Cafe, Casablanca

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Your Guide for Visiting Hassan II Mosque, Casablanca

There are certain things about Muslim countries that always hold true: there will be five calls to prayer each day; women will be dressed conservatively, sometimes with only their eyes showing; there will be little alcohol available, and no pork. Oh, and there will be loads of mosques to visit.  Not so in Morocco! An… Continue reading Your Guide for Visiting Hassan II Mosque, Casablanca