Explore World Cultures, A Snake, and more!

Snake charming is the act of hypnotizing a snake using an instrument called a pungi. Snakes can sense sound, but the snake follows the pungi, and considers the instrument and the snake charmer as a threat and treats them like a predator.

Snakes and storytellers: Marrakech's medieval heart

"Snake Charmer" (Morroco) by Alex Kuehni my mom did this at the zoo once. Craziest thing ever because the snake moved with her finger!

Eartha Kitt. My goodness...she was breath-taking. Gorgeous. by alissa

Eartha Kitt -Eartha Mae Kitt was an American singer, actress, dancer and cabaret star. She was perhaps best known for her highly distinctive singing style and her 1953 hit recordings of “C'est Si Bon”.

Dye vats in Fes, Morocco | Views from the road less traveled.

The scene is of handmade buckets of dye. Slaves + workers (who were underpaid + so skinny + frail) would dye the leather in these buckets. This is how they get such rich colors over there. It was beautiful to see in person.

Headed to #Morocco? From the souks of #Marrakech to the blue alleys of #Chefchaouen, here's how to make the most of 10 days in Morocco.

10 days is a perfect amount of time to see the best of Morocco. Use my sample Morocco itinerary to see Morocco in 10 days, from the Sahara to the Sea.

Whoopi Goldberg, her daughter, her mother and her grandchild

Whoopi Goldberg, her mother Emma Johnson, her daughter Alexandrea Martin, and Alexandrea's baby. Emma Johnson, who died in had earned her Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education at NYU.

Mother and sons - Merzouga, Western Sahara- Western Sahara-Morocco

explore-the-earth: “ Merzouga, Morocco ”

Congregant of an Appalachian serpent handling church holding poisonous snakes. Photo Shelby Lee Adams.

Congregant of an Appalachian serpent handling church holding poisonous snakes. Photo by Shelby Lee Adams.