1 03, 2017

A Guide to Mint Tea : “The Heart of Moroccan Culture.”

Touareg tea, tuareg tea ,mint tea or Moroccan mint tea, whatever you choose to call it– it is the staple drink of Morocco- We’ll just simply call it mint tea and tell you all you need to know about the most common beverage in Morocco: the basic background of it, the dos-and-don’ts of drinking

1 02, 2017

Fes Festival of World Sacred Music-23rd edition: 12-20 May 2017

The 23rd Fes Festival of World Sacred Music continues its tradition of arts and music in 2017 from May 12 to 20. The festival, which is recognised by UNESCO as a major international cultural event, remains vital to the challenges we have in the twenty-first century. The festival brings together artists from around the

12 01, 2017

“Mellahs” Jewish Neighborhoods in Morocco

Mellah, derived from the Arabic word “ملح” meaning salt, was built in 14th century as a part of ” the new town”. Close to the Royal Palace, the Mellah is a Jewish neighbourhood. Houses here are in the Jewish/Moor style with an interior courtyard, rooms located around a Spanish patio, and a wide balcony

4 01, 2017

Moroccan Orange Blossom Water “Lma Zhar”

In Morocco, orange water is a symbol of luck and it has a strong scent. Orange water is served as perfume or freshener and it’s usually given in a special silver or metal container, called a siniya, to guests to wash their hands upon entering the house or before drinking tea as a sign of welcome

2 11, 2016

Another Gem of the Souks – Argan Oil

There are an endless amount of clichés thrown around about the descriptions of the souks of the medina. Taste, touch, sight and smell – we’ve already heard about how your senses come alive and that you can smell the most wonderful herbs, seductive foods and even remarkable potions. The souks are a wonderful heaven

5 10, 2016

The Many Drums of Fez

Drums are probably the world’s oldest musical instrument. They are usually played by striking with the hand, or with one or two sticks. In many traditional cultures, drums have a symbolic function and are used in religious ceremonies. They are often used in music therapy because of their tactile nature and easy use. Some of

7 09, 2016

Morocco is the Home of Traditional Dances

Morocco has different traditional dances and musical styles rooted in Arab, Berber and African culture. The Moroccan arts reflect the many cultural backgrounds and ethnicity that have found their home in Morocco. That’s why the Moroccan dance varies from one place to another. As a visitor, you can experience these Moroccan dances by attending

10 08, 2016

Fez-A City of Secret Luxury

FEZ is the most medieval city of the Arab world. It has the best preserved old city, and it is famous for its ancient walls. Through Fez, you can see the soul of the culture alive in the traditional music, old places, people, and everything around you. Even other cities become more modern through the ages, but

26 07, 2016

PLAN-IT FEZ GROWS INTO PLAN-IT MOROCCO

PLAN-IT FEZ GROWS INTO PLAN-IT MOROCCO Plan-it Fez changes its name to Plan-it Morocco and launches a new website Fez, Morocco -- 27 July 2016 -- Plan-it Fez, a female-owned boutique travel destination management company (DMC) based in Morocco, announces an official name change to Plan-it Morocco and a newly developed website.

1 05, 2016

Experience the Holy Month of Ramadan in Fez

If you find yourself visiting Fezduring Ramadan you will notice a different atmosphere. During this holy month the city comes to life after dark, and remains calm and quiet during day hours. To help you experience the Moroccan culture during Ramadan we offer specialist workshops and classes. Some of our regular tours remain as