Video: playing (and learning) music of West Africa – drums and balafon

I met this French couple on the west coast of Morocco. Their van is full of musical instruments! Dominique is really into music of West Africa. He teaches music and even though we couldn’t speak the same language, I learnt loads from him. This was whilst camping in Sidi Kaouki – see this post: Sidi […]

Marrakech by van – 14 photos and a sound recording

I spent 3 days in Marrakech. That was enough. It’s an amazing, crazy, irritating and tiring city. You have to go here! So here are some photos of my time in Marrakech. I recommend playing the sound recording below whilst you look at the photos. If I could have recorded the smells I would have, but […]