Koutoubia Mosque in Marrakech
In April Caroline and I traveled to Morocco with my mother, sister, husband, three daughters and some family friends. We wanted to take advantage of my mother’s lifetime of experience in Morocco starting with her Peace Corps service there from 1964-66 and culminating in being decorated by the King of Morocco (the equivalent of being knighted in Great Britain) a few years ago. For my daughters it was a chance to expose them to multiple cultural influences simultaneously – Africa, the Arabic / Muslim culture and the European influence. The chic style and sophistication of Morocco made it a real vacation.
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