We traveled fewer miles than last week's awesome total of nearly 1,000 miles. But we are well on our way to Jerusalem. 

This week we continue to explore the North African country of Morocco , a land rich in contrasts and convergence of many civilizations.  
As the Midwest struggled with the polar vortex last week, the temperature was a balmy 67 degrees in Casablanca , 62 and rainy in Rabat , and 69 and humid in Marrakech .