Saturday, May 1st, 2010
Posted By Erin on May 1, 2010
January 2010 – Morocco
C’mon y’all – Join me on my camel safari!
I head out to the Saraha Desert toward the Algerian border to spend the night in a desert camp. Check it out!
For … read more!
Wednesday, April 14th, 2010
Hand-dyed leather takes work!
Posted By Erin on April 14, 2010
January 5, 2010 – Fez Medina, Morocco
Part of the allure of the Fez medina – in my opinion one of the hottest places to shop in the world – is the local craftsmen that are creating these stunning items … read more!
Wednesday, April 7th, 2010
This is not Erin – too bad!
April 7, 2010 – Sahara Desert, Morocco
Substitute sand for snow and you’ve got sandboarding! Sandboarding is a new adventure sport that originated in the northeastern Brazil. Like snowboarding, your 2 feet are strapped to a board about 5 feet long. The … read more!
Friday, March 19th, 2010
March 20, 2010 – Marin, California
I’m reading a book, Dreamers of the Day, recommended by my friend Jane. A work of fiction, the novel offers a glimpse of the supposed personalities of T.E. Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia), Gertrude Bell, Winston Churchill, and others during the 1921 Cairo Conference… read more!
Saturday, March 13th, 2010
Sinai Desert: It’s own kind of beauty
January 23, 2010 — Sinai Desert, Egypt
I was excited to check out the Sinai. Here we were in the cradle of Judeo-Christian-Islamic civilization. I was going to get educated and get some exercise – a great day! Let’s go on a quickie … read more!
Wednesday, February 17th, 2010
January 2010 –All of Egypt & Jordan (and Morocco)
Rarely have I a traveled to a country or region and absorbed so little of the language. Rats! Arabic got the best of me this trip, but I’m still fascinated by the language, especially the beautiful script. The … read more!
Saturday, February 6th, 2010
I did the impossible: culled my 500+ photos to only 25 that I think best represent my trip to Morocco in 2010.
Note – these aren’t necessarily the prettiest pictures, just the ones I think provide the flavor of my Moroccan adventure. For the full 25, see my GoErinGo Flickr photo stream.
Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010
Innocently waiting to chow down
January 4, 2010 – Fez, Morocco
On a Monday night in January, I got married. Like most marriages, the blessed event took place before I even knew what hit me. I was innocently eating dinner, when some guy approached me and literally whisked me off … read more!
Sunday, January 31st, 2010
January 31, 2010 – Amman, Jordan
Me and the bus driver as we stopped at a roadside stand selling, nuts, seeds and dried fruit
Fun factoids provided (but not verified) by our Jordan guide Sam:
Saturday, January 30th, 2010
Tootsies soaking in the Dead Sea!
January 29, 2010 – Dead Sea, Jordan
We were in it to have fun: giggling, laughing, splashing (but just a little – no salt in the eyes!) Visiting the Dead Sea was the proverbial Day at the Beach.
First we did our floating bit, … read more!