Life in Morocco is extremely different from life in America. In Fes, there is the old medina (city) and the new medina. I live in the new medina with my friend, Anna. The only thing I don’t like about living in the new medina is that everyone else in my program lives in the old … Continue reading Ya Allah (Oh my God)
Gabriela Yero is a University of Florida student studying abroad during Summer 2018 in Fez, Morocco. To learn more about Gabriela's program, click here: UF in Fez - Arabic Language. What is your year and academic concentration? I am currently entering my second year at the University of Florida. I am pursuing a major in International … Continue reading Gabriela: Summer in Fez
Ever since the day my friends and I signed up for this program, we have been telling each other "We're going to Morocco!!!" Sitting at the airport, looking at my plane ticket, it is still so surreal. I started taking Arabic during the fall at UF and I fell in love with the language and … Continue reading I’m coming for you, Morocco!