Exploring the High Atlas Mountains has been a lifelong dream of mine, and feel so very fortunate to have had the opportunity. This is Richard Branson’s exquisite residence perched high on a ridge set amongst the beautiful mountains.

The High Atlas mountains become drier as you near the Sahara desert.

Surprisingly vast portions of Morocco resemble my native Australia, even having Eucalyptus trees growing everywhere. I felt right at home!

If you’d like to read more about my adventures in Morocco check out this essay entitled – The High Atlas