What is a Moroccan Riad?

    A riad (Arabic: رياض‎) is a traditional Moroccan house with an interior garden or courtyard. The word riad comes from the Arabian term for garden, “ryad”. The riads were inward focused, which allowed for family privacy and protection from the weather in Morocco. This inward focus was expressed in the central location of most of the interior gardens … Read More

Tangier, Morocco: A City on the Rise

Enjoying a rich history and a unique geographical location, Tangier sits majestically between a sea and an ocean at the crossroads of several civilizations. With the opening of Tanger Med, the city is in the process of becoming one of the world’s largest maritime hubs. Over a long period of time Tangier has acted as a tourist and cultural capital … Read More