Travel Blogs from Marrakech
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Marrakech day excursions
... mentioned previously Morocco really was the destination that just kept giving and we would highly recommend, if you have not already done so, adding Morocco to your bucket list.
Highlights of the High Atlas and Marrakech:
- The diverse array of visual splendour as we crossed the passes of the High Atlas
Today was a bit of a wash as it mainly consisted of waiting around for the overnight train to Tangier. Check out at our Riad was 11am so we hung around in the common area for a couple of hours until we got hungry and decided to leave in search of food. As the main square was practically on the way to the train station we decided to strap on our bags and stop there for lunch. It was a cheap meal of chicken shawarma and chips where despite ...
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As the king is in residence, lots of guards, hundreds of them actually. we were driving around a circle and one of the police stopped in front of the car - Ishmail was talking, obviously about us, police thought that they should have stopped the car but because we were there they didn't get a ticket.
got back at 3.30 and resumed our routine. In the evening we were feeling brave and decided to venture ...
Day 228 Day totals: 10 hrs, 12.9 kms At the last minute I manage to squeeze in another stop on Marrakech on my way from Agadir to Casablanca in order to finish that last 13 km stretch from Asni to Tahanaout. Not quite as enjoyable as my group hike, as my backpack rips open and I have to sort of carry it under my arm the who way (I manage to find a tailor in Marrakech to fix in--in time for my Big Trip ...