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... and-sorry long lunch together to sink back cokes and plates of fries to atone for the festivities. Being Friday there were additional prayers going on and we sat for a time outside our hotel watching those praying during the day. Throughout the trip Ramadan has been a key part of the lives of those around us: the sleepy run of life during the day as shops remained closed and restaurants have no reason to trade; the bustle of the post-break fast evening and cities coming ...
After breakfast we grabbed a local bus and headed back to the medina for a more informed tour of the area. We met our guide outside the large mosque from the previous night and got to know a little bit more about it - fitting 60,000 worshippers at a time, it was built immediately next to the ruins of another mosque that was torn down for being too liberal. The minaret of the mosque stands 77 metres tall (with an interior ramp that was once used by the prayer caller to ...
... in the Medina
THE BAD: Like most tourist destinations you need to deal with all the scams and hard sells. In our experience, a "snake charmer" threw a snake ...
It sits amongst the backbone of the Atlas Mountains. It is a walled labyrinth of beauty, colour and smells that will tantalise your senses. My friend bought me there for my birthday as a surprise and I has no idea what to expect. I just know that for one, it was in Africa. And for two, you could buy a leather bag for a quarter of the price of the one in Topshop. I was sold. The first time you walk into the medina, which is the main town square you are completely immersed ...
... show up--including 3 girls! Actually the father of two of the girls brought them--he wanted to make sure something fishy wasn't going on here... pretty cool dad! Not very many Moroccan dads would get up at 4 in the morning to drop off their daughter at the train station to go on a hiking trip!
We all introduce ourselves, then climb aboard the train and try to get some sleep on the 3 hour ride to Marrakech. Once in Marrakech--after taking our first group ...