Cathedral Cave, Lake District

Cathedral Cave, Lake District

Cathedral Cave in the Lake District National Park is a stunning landmark in this beautiful area. It will literally take your breath away. It is definitely worth including a visit to this network of caves carved into the hillside above Little Langdale. What is...
The Ruins of Volubilis: worth the visit?

The Ruins of Volubilis: worth the visit?

Volubilis was one of the most surprising finds on our tour through Morocco.  Roman ruins in North Africa! Who knew? The ruins of Volubilis are really interesting though and definitely worth visiting.   What is Volubilis? Volubilis is an important archaeological...
Is Ait Ben Haddou worth visiting?

Is Ait Ben Haddou worth visiting?

It is miles from anywhere and quite a trek to reach, so one has to ask: is it worth visiting Ait Ben Haddou? The short answer is yes. Make the trip! We visited Ait Ben Haddou as part of a trip through Morocco, but it is possible to take a day trip from places like...
Camping in the Sahara Desert

Camping in the Sahara Desert

Camping in the Sahara Desert was the absolute highlight of our trip to Morocco. What is it like to camp in the Sahara? I can only say that it was a fabulous experience and I would not have missed it for the world. Imagine, a moonlit camel trek over the sand dunes to a...
Little Petra: Jordan’s hidden gem

Little Petra: Jordan’s hidden gem

Is it worth visiting Little Petra? Everyone has heard of Petra in Jordan and it is the number one attraction in the country. Petra is phenomenal, an absolute must-see. But what about Little Petra, the miniature version of this fabulous historic site? This is the...