The purpose of this page is to answer all the little questions you may have, like:

How will Ramadan effect our time in Morocco?

What will the temperature be in Helsinki?

Do I need converter to plug my phone in?

If you have a question I haven't answered let me know and I will be happy to find the answer for you....

Useful information

May 3, 2017

Imagine if we could travel without having to carry our own luggage!  

How cool would it be if we could just magic our suitcases from A to B and not have to carry them up and down stairs, along streets, onto buses and trains or in and out of taxis.....

WELL WE CAN!

Fo...

January 9, 2017

THE BASICS

Language: Estonian, Russian, English, Finnish and German

Currency: Euro

Capital: Tallinn - population 408,000

 Kiiking

FUN FACTS ABOUT ESTONIA

Estonia has:

  1. Online voting for elections, it was the first country in the world to use it.

  2. A population of only 1...

December 17, 2016

THE BASICS

Language: Finnish and Swedish

Currency: Euro

Capital: Helsinki - population 590,000

FUN FACTS 

Finland has:

  1. The least corrupt Government in the world

  2. The most heavy metal bands per capita - 54 per 100,000 people

  3. The best education system in the world

    ...

December 14, 2016

Ramadan in Morocco

Below is the Calendar for Ramadan 1438 in Morocco.  

It shows the Salah times - which are the times that Muslims perform prayers each day.

The reason I feel that this is useful is because it shows the start and end times of the daily fast. Also, for mys...

December 12, 2016

Staying healthy in Morocco
 

Left hand, Right hand

  • This Islamic tradition is to use your RIGHT hand for eating, and the LEFT hand for, well, other things.

  • Toilet paper is a relatively recent western invention, and "traditional" methods are still used.

  • Not...

December 12, 2016

Currency and Money
 

Currency:

  • Moroccan Dirham (MAD, Dhs) = 100 centimes

  • Notes are in denominations of Dhs 200, 100, 50, 20 and 10

  • Coins are in denominations of Dhs 10, 5, 2 and 1 and/or 50, 20, 10 and 5 centimes

  • There are several types of 10 and 5 Dir...

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