Alice Morrison has been immersing herself in Arabic cultures for more than 35 years. She's lived in Syria, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates, and in 2014 left her TV journalism and creative media career behind to move to Morocco.
Alice has cycled from Cairo to Cape Town, run the Marathon Des Sables, trekked from Mount Toubkal, the highest point in North Africa, to the Atlantic Ocean via the Atlas Mountains, and was the first woman to walk the length of the Draa River in Morocco. During 2016/17 she filmed the BBC2 documentary series, From Morocco to Timbuktu: An Arabian Adventure
Adventures in Morocco: From the Souks to the Sahara
, published by Simon & Schuster, is Alice's third book and tells the story of her fascinating new life in Morocco.