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Travel Blogs from Marrakech
... this we spent the rest of the day and evening in the Djemaa El Fna square and the surrounding souks. Well....what an evening that turned out to be, the square is transformed into a food market in the evening, with temporary 'restaurants' set up, complete with kitchens, tables and benches. Other than the smell of food, there is the noise of spruikers beckoning passers by to eat in their makeshift restaurants, ...
... goats was also on top of the house, close to the kitchen, so easy to access for milk (and presumably meat from time to time). All of these old villages and kasbahs are constructed from clay, which over time returns to dust. It was interesting to find that they really are quite cool inside, as the temperatures outdoors rise to the mid 40's in summer.
There are hundreds ...
... Berber crafts before reaching the tiny settlement of Aroumd. The path here fords an immense dry river. Invisible tributaries were carefully plaited off to feed lush green fields. An old gent ran the tiny cafe, dwarfed by the magnitude of Toubkal that rose further up the valley. He sprinkled 'remedial herbs' (dried thyme) onto the smokey gunpowder tea and we savoured the bitter flavour and the view. "Maybe you could visit somewhere new every birthday?" ...
... tourists who have brushed up against her iridescent skin, trampled on her red earth, marvelled at the sharp pinprick points of light in her night sky. Africa is layered and varied and constantly shifting. She is impossible to capture in picture or word. A place that has to be seen, heard, and smelled; requiring patience and astute observation before she is ready to reveal. Africa is a craggy stone ...
... shops on either side. The colours are fantastic. We dodged people, motorbikes and donkey and carts down these alleyways.
We visited a Berber pharmacy, a bakery, a leather house and a dye place.
HIGHLIGHT of the day......an hour camel ride......woohoo.....no discoing tonight.....:)
On our way out again soon! Don't think we'll be seeing the New Year in!!
Off to Fes tomorrow, an eight hour van trip!
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