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Morocco: 5 Things NOT to do

During our Morocco trip, there were definitely some things that we learned and looking back we wish we had done differently. 1. Don’t book a medina tour in Fes or accept the help or guidance of anyone you’re not willing to pay The touts in Fes are absolutely relentless. Anyone who is offering to help show you where <insert Fes attraction here> is located is expecting you to pay. Yes, even if they state clearly otherwise. Yes, even the 7 year old boy. Yes, they will lie to you and tell you you’re going the wrong way even when you aren’t. Don’t fall for it. Plus, getting lost and exploring is all part of the fun. Remember, you’ll always be able to find your way if you follow tip number two. 2. Don’t book hotels in advance There are so many hotels, riads, B&B’s and hostels in Morocco that it feels impossible to select just a few for your trip. We reserved 2 of our 4 stays in advance and secured the others after arrival. …