Dar Al Kounouz
Travel Blogs from Marrakech
... and pillows, the individual compartments also had doors you could close, and the toilet had toilet paper, soap and a hand dryer. As I write this now it seems like a really silly thing to get excited about but after 2 months in India we have come to expect nothing from anywhere and always carry our own toilet paper and hand soap. Each couchette compartment had 4 beds in it and so we shared ours with a local man who spent most of his night not in the ...
... something different and outside of the western culture (for the exception of Casablanca.)
*Each room has air-conditioning/heating and a private bathroom with towels with the exception of Sahara Desert. Toiletries not provided in some rooms.
DATE HOTEL PHONE LOCATION CONFIRMATION NAME NIGHTS HOTEL LINK
May 24 & 25- Marrakesh- http://www.riadsnan13.com/ (Petite Patio Room)
May 26 - Dades Valley- ...
...from Marrakesh Airport to
1) Aït Benhaddou
2) M'Goun, Ouarzazate Province, Souss-Massa-Draa, Morocco
3) Gorges du Dadès (Boumaine)
4) Nkob, Souss-Massa-Draa, Morocco
5) Tata, Guelmim-Es Semara, Morocco
6) Tafraoute, Souss-Massa-Draa, Morocco
7) Sidi Ifni, Souss-Massa-Draa, Morocco
8) Oued Behril, Souss-Massa-Draa, Morocco
...then back to Marrakesh ...
... 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 ...
... good. Next assignment: everybody needs to eat a good breakfast. Normally I'd just go for a stand up breakfast of mnsimmen and tea, or grab a quick omelette in a dairy shop. No, I remind myself, let's think of the best interest of the group... We walk around a bit until we find a sit down eatery that has enough chairs.
"I brought you this group--so my breakfast should be free!" I joke with the waiter, who seems quite confused seeing a foreigner tourist ...