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... large door fronting the street gave no indication of the grandeur which lay beyond. A long hallway led into a gorgeous courtyard into which our lovely room opened. Like the riad itself our room had a touch of understated luxury. Up on the roof top terrace there was a lovely pool and a scattering of red sun lounges and chairs along with a little dining area, including a small honesty bar. It was a lovely space.
We headed out on our orientation tour ...
... prices our waiter was wearing a nice black suit and tie.
Having stayed as long as we could at the restaurant we decided to just head for the train station. On the way we realised we were actually quite close to Starbucks which was quickly deemed a much nicer place to wait out the day than the train station. Surprisingly it was one of the nicer Starbucks coffees I have had which was probably due to the fact that they had flat whites on the menu.
... shops on either side. The colours are fantastic. We dodged people, motorbikes and donkey and carts down these alleyways.
We visited a Berber pharmacy, a bakery, a leather house and a dye place.
HIGHLIGHT of the day......an hour camel ride......woohoo.....no discoing tonight.....:)
On our way out again soon! Don't think we'll be seeing the New Year in!!
Off to Fes tomorrow, an eight hour van trip!
... As planned, I'm able to follow the riverbed through the gorge instead of having to walk along the highway which snakes along the cliffside... much more pleasant... And finally, after passing through one more village, I reach Tahanoute... I reconnect with the hike I did here 4 years ago... and I fulfill my Quest: An uninterrupted trail of footprints from Marrakech to Toubkal... and across the ...