BikeAbout the Mediterranean: Morocco


BikeAbout-the Mediterranean was a nine-month, 11,000-kilometer circumnavigation of the Mediterranean Sea... by bicycle. The BikeAbout team visited Morocco from September 25, 1997 to October 11, 1997. To read about what happened, see any of the following trip dispatches:

bulletSeptember 26-27, 1997, Tangier, Morocco
Topics: tajine (food), mint tea, clothing, Phoenicians, money
bulletSeptember 28-29, 1997, Tetouan, Morocco
Topics: artisans, education, kasbah, Moors, history, djellabas, clothing
bulletSeptember 30, 1997, Chefchaouen, Morocco
Topics: couscous (food), Rif Mountains
bulletOctober 1, 1997, Chefchaouen, Morocco
Topics: herira (food), Moroccan toilets, medina, daily life, architecture, kasbah, sharif
bulletOctober 2, 1997, Ketama, Morocco
Topics: Mount Tidighin, Rif Mountains, water, women in society
bulletOctober 3, 1997, Al Hoceima, Morocco
Topics: biegnets (food), border crossing, customs, environment, scenery, Muslim holy day
bulletOctober 4, 1997, Al Hoceima, Morocco
Topics: Pigier Schools, education, economy, Internet access
bulletOctober 5-6, 1997, Kaceta & Nador, Morocco
Topics: daily life, women in society
bulletOctober 7, 1997, Nador, Morocco
Topics: tajine (food)
bulletOctober 8, 1997, Melilla, Spain
Topics: border crossing, Phoenicians, HISTORY, language, environment
bulletOctober 9, 1997, Saidia, Morocco
Topics: Madigh (Madarh) region, Beni-Snassen Mountains, Nador, environment, bicycle safety
bulletOctober 10, 1997, Saidïa, Morocco
Topics: pastilla (food), Internet access, cultural exchange, Mediterranean Sea, daily life, taxis, wildlife
bulletOctober 11, 1997, Melilla, Spain
Topics: tortilla con queso (food), Algeria, Melilla, border crossing

In addition to reading these dispatches, we encourage you to visit these resources:

bulletBikeAbout Morocco Scrapbook
Photos and sounds gathered by the BikeAbout team; maps of Moroccan coast.
bulletAbout Morocco
Basic facts about Morocco's government, economy, and people; links to other sources of information on the 'Net. Compiled by BikeAbout.

BikeAbout Itinerary & Journal Discussion Groups Resource Library eDscape Projects BikeAbout Scrapbook
Discussions Resource

About BikeAbout Mediterranean Journey BikeAbout Partners

AzureNetInternet access and Web hosting while in Morocco were provided by AzureNet.

Daedalus Design Group Computer Curriculum Corporation Compaq

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