Heart of Darkness

Stepping into the street of the Medina (Old City), from our tranquil guest house with its traditional courtyard, open-roof top and old fashioned doors and locks, was like stepping into a world not to far removed from the images of Asia and Africa depicted by 19th century European Orientalist travelogues and art works.
This week brought the charming news that a group of Chaucer enthusiasts are planning to mark the 625th anniversary of the