Posted in September 2017

Climbing rocks is a family affair

Written on September 28, 2017 in Portugal

Porto to Valencia – September 27th – 28th 2017 Porto was lovely but I will admit that it was quite foggy while we were there. We didn’t mind the fog but when the sun actually came out we got our butts out the house and spent some time on the beach. There were awesome climbing...

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Porto stole my HEART

Written on September 26, 2017 in Portugal

Porto – September 26th 2017 We couldn’t wait to take the bus into the city of Porto to explore. Our super hosts had given us a huge amount of suggestions along with a city map so we were set!! The bus into the city was an easy ride, and we arrived to the city in...

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Mouthwash can really get you in trouble!

Written on September 25, 2017 in Portugal

Marrakesh to Porto – September 24th – 25th 2017 We left Morocco and headed to the airport. We were on our way to Porto, Portugal with a quick plane change in Casablanca. First was all the security checks at the airport. It was excessive. I’m not complaining in the least about the many checks we...

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The price you pay for the terrace

Written on September 23, 2017 in Morocco

Marrakesh – September 23rd 2017 Our last full day in Morocco was finally here. We stayed around the hotel in the morning and afternoon to get a good swim in for the kids. Our plan was to head back to Jemaa el-Fna square at night as we heard the square really comes alive then. As...

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Lunch in the river

Written on September 22, 2017 in Morocco

Marrakesh – September 22nd 2017 Our BIG Morocco adventure day had arrived. We had hired Ali from ATM Journey tours in Morocco to take us around to see the Atlas mountains, Ourika Valley and end our tour with a sunset camel ride. We were picked up bright and early in the morning and set out...

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The Snake Charmer was NOT very charming

Written on September 21, 2017 in Morocco

Marrakesh – September 21st 2017 We had our hotel call for a cab and we were going to try to navigate the Medina and souks on our own here in Marrakesh. We knew it wasn’t as intricate and labyrinth-ish as Fes’ Medina and we had trusty google to help us this time. Our cab was...

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Train to Marrakesh!

Written on September 20, 2017 in Morocco

Fes to Marrakesh – September 19th – 20th 2017 Our third day in Fes was the best day ever! Kidding. We were completely lazy and stayed at the Riad to swim and laze around. Which could be looked at as the best day ever actually 🙂 The Riad was set up perfectly so the kids...

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A moody guide can’t dampen our day!

Written on September 18, 2017 in Morocco

Fes – September 18th 2017 While in Fes we wanted to tour the Medina. This however was not something we thought we could do on our own. The Medina is huge and the oldest part of Fes. The Medina which includes homes, businesses, shops and restaurants has been around since between 700 – 800 AD!...

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How big can a cockroach get?!

Written on September 17, 2017 in Morocco

Barcelona to Fes – September 16th – 17th 2017 We left Andorra in the morning and were driving straight to Barcelona where we would be going to the airport to catch our flight to Morocco. We had a few hours to kill as our flight wasn’t until the evening so we found a mall for...

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No Go Coaster

Written on September 15, 2017 in Andorra

Andorra – September 15th We made a special trip all the way to Andorra for one sole thing: A mountain Coaster. Since not being able to try the Swiss coaster at Glacier 3000 because of white out conditions, we made the trip to Andorra. Lets back up a bit and explain where Andorra is. I...

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