In rural areas at least, it is a good idea to follow these codes, and definitely a bad idea for women to wear shorts or skirts above the knee, or for members of either sex to wear sleeveless T-shirts or very short shorts.Even ordinary T-shirts may be regarded as underwear, particularly in rural mountain areas.Big), David Eigenberg (Steve Brady), Evan Handler (Harry Goldenblatt), Jason Lewis (Smith Jerrod), Willie Garson (Stanford Blatch), Mario Cantone (Anthony Marantino), Alice Eve (nanny), with special appearances by Liza Minnelli and Penélope Cruz.If you are interested in experiencing the dunes of the Sahara, luxurious camping in the desert, luxurious hotels, and the souks of Morocco, contact for your own private tour., fun vacation with the girls on the screen.” The essence of the movie is for the girls to spend one decadent week in Abu Dhabi, with all expenses paid.Since the movie could not actually be filmed in Abu Dhabi, it was filmed in Morocco.“Morocco is an exceptionally safe country and more liberal than any other Arab state, but has strict yet silent social rules about being gay, especially when exposed to other Moroccans,” says Robert Sharp, founder and owner of Toronto-based OUT Adventures.“Concerning planned gay travel tours to Morocco, there are no other LGBT-focused travel companies except OUT Adventures arranging group tours of Morocco,” Sharp says, noting “there are several gay individuals who prefer to hit the back roads and do their own thing.” OUT specializes in adventure travel for small groups of gay men, their friends and family, and had organized our 11-day journey through Morocco.
Though most people are religious, they are generally easy-going, and most young Moroccan women don’t wear a veil, though they may well wear a headscarf.
Morocco is not necessarily known for being a gay-friendly destination — but that doesn’t mean the country is completely lacking in LGBT tourism.
With careful planning and consideration, mindful gay travellers can still savour regional delicacies, observe stunning architecture and awake to the mournful call to prayer as it echoes through the winding streets.
Carrie Bradshaw deserts the New York subway and takes the Marrakech Express when the new Sex and the City 2 movie hits our screens in May.
Well, actually, according to movie-fiction she takes the Abu Dhabi Express which doesn't have the same ring about it at all. Abu Dhabi may gain some tourists from the movie-fiction but we predict that it is already a firm Euro-favourite, which will definitely be on the luxe lover's hot list for the rest of 2010.
It is true that in cities Moroccan women wear short-sleeved tops and knee-length skirts (and may suffer more harassment as a result), and men may wear sleeveless T-shirts and above-the-knee shorts.