Blanco Riad Hotel & Restaurant
Travel Blogs from Tetouan
My how the time is flying. We have only been in Morocco for a day and a night and have experienced so much. When we left San Pedro we spent a couple of hours at Gibralter. The Rock was amazing. I couldn't believe it. We drove around the rock and caught the cable car up to the top of the rock. The view was stupendous. You could see the mountains of …
... ferry. We were the last to board and the trip across the straights of Gibraltar was a bit rough and we arrived safely into Tangier. We are in Africa. A 4 hour bus ride and were are in Chefchaouen which is a town in the Riff mountains. Had a nice dinner at 11pm. Our hotel room is very cute Moor doors. Fantastic nights ...
... from the ship. As I said, we arrived in Tanger Med and had to drive right into the middle of Tangier. Now, because Morocco isn’t in Europe (who knew that!), our GPS with her European & Russian maps wouldn’t work. So basically we drove from the port to Tangier not knowing where the duck we were going! Somehow we ended up on the Motorway and Nick wanted to head towards Rabat – “No! We’ve got to go towards Tangier.” ...
... us this is the sheep celebration evidenced by gatherings in the already narrow streets, men standing around fires roasting parts of sheep, with parts of the carcass, horns, sheepskin & bagged innards nearby. For us, it is quite a horrific sight. He explains today shish kebab, tomorrow couscous!
In no time he has us at our hotel door which we will discover is a very pleasant oasis of calm in the midst of a lively & chaotic religious ...
... yelling streams of Arabic that no one can understand. The last step varies depending on his mood. When he's in a good mood, he'll blow back at my face. When he's in a really good mood, he'll blow kisses at me. When he's in a bad mood, he won't even look at me. He turns his head away and looks up, as if he's too good to even consider looking at me. My favorite is when he decides to punish me for picking on him. First, he'll drop the cellphone that someone let him use ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility