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- Drycleaning onsite
- Airport Transportation
- Adjoining Rooms
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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... loudly. Later, in between two-hour sleeping segments, the feral dogs nearby complain about territory, hunger, pain and lonliness. We are surely in a different place.
From Casablanca we took the train to Fes, which is the second largest city in Morocco. Whereas the landscape and countryside between Casablanca and Marrakech is arid, the route to Fes is green and lush, with cultured fields and vineyards everywhere, surrounded by rolling hills. It looks a ...
... desired color, they are left out on the roof to dry. It was very interesting to watch but I think most of us had enough of the stink. Back down the stairs to the leather show rooms. I felt rushed looking at the leather jackets. (Several others mentioned if they’d had more time, they might have bought more here.) I liked the style of one of the jackets but they didn’t have it in my size in the color I wanted. It seemed ...
... that was a big mistake. I wandered around asking people if they speak English, and while some were helpful, I spent a lot of time looking dumb listening to people try to help me. So, I spent most of my layover in Paris trying to learn some basic French. This is going to take some serious practice, especially considering that in Morocco, some people MIGHT speak French, but most speak Arabic. Parles vouz Franšais? Because I don't...
My flight to Fez ...
... later we are at the door, with the hotel owner there waiting for us.
The smaller hotels are called Riads, and are the Moroccan version of perhaps, the Italian pension.
They are small and intimate, with quite a personal touch. So the man meets us at the door, takes our bags and welcomes us in.... ..... weary from minimal sleep and in need of a shower and fresh clothes, it's like stepping in to an oasis! The 'pool' greets us and there are beautiful colours and plush ...
... of the shop and they'll kill it for you! There was the clothing section, shoe sections, knife sharpening section, and so on. It is quite a labrynth of narrow walkways. Getting lost would be VERY easy. We saw very few tourists. The leather tanning are was pretty interesting to see, men dying hides in this courtyard full of dye vats. They were standing in the vats restacking hides, so they would get an even dye job over the 4 days in the vat. It made for some beautiful pictures! ...