White Russians, real Russians and the best company imaginable – Tarifa, Spain

V and I were recently treated to a visit by our dear friends Esther (the Russian in the title above) and Jared, two New Yorkers that needed a break from the grind and let us know that they were up for an adventure. E & J planned a trip to Morocco and let us know that were up for trips around the region with the two of us. We suggested Tarifa and recounted tales of a beautiful old town commanded over by an old church, fantastic restaurants and great beaches. And, of course, cheap and excellent mojitos. E & J…

Here, everything is good. – Tarifa, Spain

Note – This past summer V had a fantastic idea (as she so often does) that quickly developed into one of the best road trips that I have ever been on – a drive from Morocco to Spain!  The following entry was written by V – enjoy! The stars were aligning, and not in our favor.  I had previously spent 3 wonderful weeks in Southern Spain in 2002 and I was counting the minutes until I could go back.  Being able to get there, door to door, in 5 hours, is one of the many perks of living in Morocco,…