Travel Blogs from Zagora
May 18, 2014
GORGES du DADÉS to NKOB
with TODRA GORGE sidetrip 307 Km
Casa Roja 400 dh, double including dinner & breakfast
Cool Mountains, Hot Deserts (except for the freak hail storm), Better Roads
Today's drive took us through many varieties of landscapes and weather patterns.
We try …
... instructions for us to not go alone with any of the camel guides if they invite us for a walk etc. with a quick stern message to me...there is a story that follows on that!
we gather our stuff from the back, and are quickly ushered towards our waiting camels and camel guide, Jaoid. Fatima was riding The lovely Ishtar and I was riding the only black camel of the herd, Bobo. he tied our scarves on our heads for protection and I am not kidding you when we tell you ...
... on, using all natural ingredients. For example - teal colors come from mixing mint & alfalfa; blue is from indigo; yellow is from saffron; red is from henna plants; green is from manganese - which is copper & silica.
I decided I wanted to bring home a tagine days ago, and I figured this couldn't be a more perfect place. I wandered from room to room in a daze from all the gorgeous colors and types of pottery, and fell in love with a gorgeous ...
... and longer by several millimetres than the big toe........on both feet. It is a phenomenon that both my brother and I share: twin toes.
So I digress a bit as usual. The kit list did say that we should wear well worn in walking boots but I thought that after 9 years my rare Olang boys boots were a bit too worn in to the extent that they felt loose on my feet, even with the thickest socks. So I bought a new pair, in the sale, for £25. Silly, silly girl.
... both to the modern and traditional world.
Oulad Othman itself is a bit of a tourist attraction—the first I’ve seen in a while--due to its beautiful castle. The day is still young, but I decide to go ahead and settle down for the night here. I don’t want a repeat of yesterday’s adventure. I drop off my bag at a little 1 room “hotel” and then ...