Chez Momo II
Travel Blogs from Asni
... to reach in Africa, and I just came across a trip to Mt. Kenya, Kilimanjaro and Mt. Stanley all together for 25 days. Hmmm...although I have already been to Mt. Kilimanjaro, I found the trip last year a bit of a let down, so I am considering of going back again. But then a friend of mine tells me we don't have enough years in our life time to do the same things twice!
Atlas mountain range is one of the most beautiful mountain ranges I have ever seen. And on many levels ...
... I started I wondered what I'd let myself in for as it just felt that I was seriously unfit and unprepared. Then I realised that the Spanish were no less than athletes - all sports people who were used to the weather, under 35 and only shared one bag between 2 of them. They didn't need to stop for water, actually commenting that it was much cooler here than they were used to! They also flew up the terrain, as you might expect, but this ...
... technique. This and the worry of him having to sleep on the floor meant he left to find a hostel and the Berber family seemed very disappointed. Dori was very worried that the family would be sullen for the rest of our time there, but in no time at all they were back to try to sell us something different. At first we were very disinterested in the Berber bracelets and jewelry that Aziz's cousin showed us. Although Dori liked a few of them, she knew they'd be too expensive ...
... to mess about with any mickey mouse peaks.. I wanted to take on the biggest!!!
Therefore, Jebel Toubkal became the target, the tallest mountain in Morocco... not only that, but the tallest mountain in North Africa!!!!
I think it's safe to say, we certainly weren't messing about!
It would involve a two day trek which was by no means as easy as the word "trek" might imply.. The first day being the "easier" of the two, me and Karen made our way upwards ...
... if a woman's still single then, there has to be something wrong with her."
I waited a few minutes, trying to suppres the urge to leap across the beds and kick him in the head.
"Well," I said, "I'm single and I'm thirty three."
He looked at me for a moment.
"Yeah," he said and laughed. Had this been the end of the trip, I would have told him that with that attitude to women it was a) no wonder he was divorced, and b) any woman he met needed to be ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility