Isabelle Eberhardt

Isabelle Eberhardt (1877-1904) Swiss born explorer and writer who traveled and lived in North Africa. She converted to Islam and dressed as a man and calling herself Si Mahmoud Essadi

“A nomad I was even when I was very small, and would stare at the spellbinding white road headed straight for the unknown, and I shall stay a nomad all my life, in love with changing horizons and unexplored far away places, for any voyage, even to the most crowded and well traveled places, or the most familiar, is an exploration.”

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