The Red House
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Drycleaning onsite
- Minbar in room
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Marrakesh greeted us in a similar way to Seville, with searing 40 degree heat. Unfortunately the ice cream here is nothing on Seville (No double Brie cheese with quince paste flavour or limon con herb) alas the freshly squeezed orange juice soothes the heat a little. We arrived in the last few days of Ramadam, which saw us curiously look on at the chaos of restaurant service before sunset. People sitting with multiple drinks in front of them, ...
... pink walls, adorned by tasteful mosaics, with huge date palm trees towering above us, all surrounding a beautiful swimming pool. This chef is famous for his unique Moroccan salads, and we are presented with an array of 10 different salads that are delicious. This is the second time we remark to each other that we would be happy making a meal of just the salads, which we plan to do when we get the opportunity. Lunch is great, and the setting is fantastic ...
... Jeremy, who still had a miniscule sleeping space in the hammam, and rather graciously put him up in the best room of the riad, wow, all that grandeur for his final night in Marrakesh.
I was content with my humble but cosy rooftop space, already feeling so much at home.
I could happily have stayed longer, but time is short and there is more of Morocco to see. Our friend Ian is messaging us to come and join him in the town of Ouarzazate, which is a gateway to the Sahara desert.
... and went to the city market to buy food for cooking. We will be making chicken tagine with olives and lemon and a Moroccan salad. Buying the vegetables was easy, but the chicken was a bit more interesting. When you buy chicken it is alive until you buy it. The butcher then breaks its neck, drains the blood and removes the skin all in a matter of minutes. I suspect this is the freshest chicken I have ever had! The cooking course was held in a Riad somewhere in ...
... out that my replacement has started a series of exotic pirouettes which seem likely to throw him to the floor at any second but by some miracle of gravitational intervention, the boy saves himself everytime, hence the applause. The girl beside me has looped her arm through mine and is swinging her feet to the song and I decide that they're alright these kids, terrifying and predatory at first but then so were my Russian dwarf hamsters and they turned out alright.