Dar Al Hamra
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... We had a spot of lunch in Djemaa El-Fna and then walked down to the Bahia Palace, getting seriously lost this time - still, all part of the rich tapestry of Marrakech ( plus nowhere is very far from anywhere else inside the Medina walls ). The Palace was empty of ornaments and furniture but full of a German tour group, even so we were able to admire the ornate ceilings and make use of the conveniences !
On leaving the Palace ...
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 ...
... tanneries where they dye and treat the leather. We walked in what we hoped was the right direction. A young lad offered to take us there (for 'no cost, no cost!’). He left us in the capable hands of a guide who took us around the tanneries. It STUNK!!! They soak the leather in pigeon poop for 2 weeks. The guy gave us a bunch of mint to sniff while walking through the tanneries as the stench of liquid pigeon poop in 40C heat. The guide ...
... you do in Morocco will involve multiple sales and harassment attempts along the way. Our first stop involved the van pulling over at a small Berber village for a local resident to walk us through the town to get an understanding of how these people ...