The Tizi n’test

The Tizi n’test

The Tizi n’test is what I had been looking forward to perhaps more than anything else in Morrocco, a famously dizzying, heart-stopping road through the High Atlas mountains towards Marrakesh. Fortunately it did not disappoint. We set off from Oulad Berhil, a small village around 10km west of the turnoff for the Tizi n’test. The [...]

Further into the Atlas

Further into the Atlas

From Fez we drove to Midelt, a small town remarkable for its location on high plains between the Middle Atlas and High Atlas mountain ranges. On the way we passed through Ifrane, an alpine-style mountain resort. Usually at this time of year the whole area would be covered in thick snow but as we were [...]