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... hanout, paprika, cinnamon, nigella seeds, argan oil, saffron and many more. I bought some ras el hanout , just because it's local (I bought loads of other bits last week in India!). The Djemaa el-fna is the main square of the city and a UNESCO world heritage site. Around AD1050 this was the site of public executions. Today it is a circus of snake charmers, henna tattooists and small food stalls. The orange juice sellers shout at you from their stands and local people dressed ...
... awaits. As there is a road blocked off we have to transfer our bags to an old man (he was at least 80) who wheelbarrows them along. He did get rather cheeky asking for a lot of money at the end. At least he didn't keel over - I'd feel terrible. We head out for dinner on a rooftop over Marrakech ahead of our departure the following day.
What would be the point, you say, in going to Morocco and buying spices without whipping up a feast in ...
After two nights in Zagora, we started our way back northwest and ended up again in the seeming middle of nowhere. Our accomodations, the Kasbah Air Ben Damietta, was a wonderful place, run by a French woman; so the cuisine de haute was French - steak!
We also stopped at the Atlas Movie Studio outside of, here comes that name again, Ouarzazate. Lawrence of Arabia, Cleopatra, and Patton, among other, were filmed, at least in part, here.
... and we had read there was a tortoise that lives there...however when we went up we couldn't see one!? After an hour of writing this, I felt somthing bite/kiss my toe, I looked down, and it was Bazza! (Yep. We named the tortoise!) he just does laps of the terrace! The lovely lady who serves the food and makes breakfast is so sweet. She only speaks Arabic/French. Now I did french in high school many many years ago...but can just ...
... improved. I saved all the Argan Oil purchases for tomorrow. Many said the entire experience felt a little forced. I’m sure from the owner’s point of view this was a successful tour stop. They seem to have huge sales from our group and as we were leaving another tour was coming in.
With all the products that are guaranteed to make us look and feel SO MUCH YOUNGER, the entire group was fortified and energized for the short ...