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... why didn't we do that to begin with ? ) we neared the correct school/museum. As we did a Moroccan chap told us that it was closed and we should go to the tanneries instead. We smiled and ignored him, but an Australian couple behind laughed and said he had told them the same thing yesterday. Well, the Moroccan did NOT take kindly to this and harangued this couple for a few minutes, using some choice English words and telling them it was ...
At dinner last night, this well traveled group was discussing that Morocco has been named (not sure by who) as the #1 travel destination in the world. Having been here for a week, we found this so surprising. Yes there are beautiful areas and yes, the medina shopping is a real experience and yes we all loved the camel ride in the Sahara. But in the cities the ...
... entreated so we all ended up at our final dinner with packages Two notes about the Sultan: first, he apparently picked a different wife to sleep with each night so they each had him for one night a month. Only the official wives were allowed to get pregnant. But this was occurring in the late 1800s so birth control wasn't around. If one of the unofficial wives (who were usually gifts to the Sultan from those trying to curry favor) did get pregnant she was either expelled from ...
Woke to a beautiful sunrise, better viewed from the rooftop of our hotel. It's crazy how early I am waking up while on this trip. We leave Ouarzazate on the road to Ait Benhhdou. It's as grand as I imagined and you can see why they have used it for so many movies, Gladiatior and Lawrence of Arabia just to name two. We walk to the top, which I thought would be impossible, but in fact was quite easy and have great views of the ruins below as we'll as the High Atlas Mountains of ...
... mint tea at a cute wee place near our hostel.
The next day we did another explore of the souks, armed with dirmah we were ready to spend! First stop was a berber 'pharmacy' filled with spices and medicinal herbs. The guy was really lovely, he explained to us how argon oil (or 'Moroccan oil' if you buy it anywhere that's not Morocco!) is made, showed us the nose cleansing powers of black cumin, and used kohl (that mascara originated from) to draw designs on our heads. ...