Driving Todra and Dades Gorges in a motorhome

Our drive from the Desert towards the base of Todra Gorge at the town Tinghir took us via the modern university town of Errachidia, so we took the opportunity to do a “big shop”. Most of the shopping particularly in remote areas is done at local stores or a local souk (market). We’d managed perfectly…

Sunsets in the Sahara

When I think of Morocco I think of ancient medinas, rolling deserts, blue painted hillside towns. I think of colourful tiles and piled Tagines and Berber men wrapped in blue turbans. I think of so many things; colour, sounds, religion, tradition. Yet I never really thought of mountains. Whilst in Meknes we checked the weather…

Morocco Here We Come – The Ferry & Entry

We are giddy with excitement here at Follow Our Motorhome, we’ve made it to Morocco and it feels so meant to be. We’ve talked about doing a trip here for the last few years and so finally we are REALLY here.  Although there’s lots of information already out there already from bloggers that have been…

Preparations for Morocco

Going to Africa in our motorhome for the first time has meant we’ve had to do a little more preparation than usual, apart from getting insurance for both ourselves and our motorhome and an international driving permit that allows us to both drive legally there.  For more info on how we did this click the…

Morocco-Insurance cover

If you’re a regular reader of our blog you will know by now that our choice of winter destination this year is Morocco. With all of the faffing around getting Boris ready, our preparations for our trip had taken a back seat, however now he’s roadworthy again I’ve been busy trying to get everything in…

Boris is causing Havoc

Do you think the name has cursed our motorhome?  Back in 2015 when our sister in law chose it , we really didn’t consider that it could bite us on the bum at a later date. You may remember that back in August when we were meant to be going to Ireland, Boris had other…

Adventures in Anglesey

Four weeks ago as we set off on our planned tour of Ireland we followed the A55 through north wales on our way towards Holyhead where our ferry would depart early the following morning. With plenty of time on our side, we decided to pull over and have lunch, however when we tried to start…