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... day of my life but that I have never really seen like that. They didn't have a bathroom or toilet so a refreshing shower was off the cards and I started feeling a little silly for bringing all our toiletries! Instead we used the Berber toilet, which was just the desert. They prepared a lovely breakfast of tea, oranges, bread and omelettes for us and we sat and enjoyed them with Sayed as we psyched ourselves for another day on the camels. We bid farewell to our ...
... leads placed a big carpet in the middle of the compound. And everyone sat down to listen to them play drums. Pretty much like sitting out front of the Macy's at Christmas time, except 50f warmer (I am NOT a drum guy). After a couple of songs(?) the handed out some of the drums. That's when everything went to rhythmic and melodious ****. Aside from the Palestinian's inspired drumming of opening beats to Queen's Stadium Anthem "We Will Rock You".could have gone really cool ...
... and a full moon. To add insult to injury, it rained a bit too. We couldn't believe our shoddy luck for getting rained on in one of the driest places on earth. It was really windy too, which made sleeping hard since we ended up inhaling a fair bit of sand. At sunrise we hiked up one of dunes barefoot and saw that our little Berber camp was surrounded by 10 other Berber camps built for tourists. It belatedly dawned on us that Berbers in the area had moved into more ...
... affair nestled right into the dunes, so while our hosts put the tagines on the charcoals, four of us headed up the nearest, fairly high dune for the sunset. Once at the top of this dune, we could then see that we were actually quite low compared to this big mamma of a dune in front of us and a challenge was thrown down by one of the Brits. It was only about 30 mins to sunset, but we reckoned we could make it with some serious ...
... says there is. I could order just the tagine for a cost of 50 dirhams. I call over the guide to see if there is something maybe he can ask the kitchen to offer me that won't cost much, even if it some bread and cheese or something. The man must have seen right through me and detected some emotions building up because he asked me to come outside with him. Once outside I instantly tear up as I explain to him that I have only 50 dirhams and I was imagining the places we were stopping at ...
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