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Got 1st class tix. had compartment to ourselves for awhile--laid down & slept. In Meknes 2 others came in.
Nice driver took us to the Cottages. Difficult to find, but he was very nice.
Got in our cottage, Sylvain showed us around. Went to the pool.
Laid down, not feeling well. A/C not working. Sylvain couldn't get it to work, so we moved to another cottage.
Dinner: chicken & couscous--delish.
We walked. It was hot.
Lunch at (name coming) on way to Jardin Majorelle. I was dying for some iced tea. Of course, there was nothing like that on the menu. I saw someone at a table with a glass of ice, and it occurred to me that I could make my own.
We ordered Salade Variee and The Noir with glasses of ice. The server looked at us with confusion, "Verres? Avec glacons?" Oui. He went over to make the tea, which was right in front of where ...
... which is great.
We went out and about again at around 6 pm, ready for dinner. We walked around quite a bit, looked for Jmaa El Fna, but never found it. We tried to find a cafe or something a little more "authentic," but nothing was open that we could find. We decided on this restaurant at a hotel (name coming). I was afraid it wouldn't be very good, but we walked in, and I mouthed to Hunter, "Wow." And she vigorously nodded her head.
We sat by the ...
... except I hope I feel better soon. You know, being sick makes me want to be home in my own little place. They have been wonderful here, bringing me drinks, dry bread and rice. Dad went out to explore with a guide, had lunch in the gardens on his own then took himself off for a Hamman this afternoon, I stayed in bed ...
... a 2 or 3 day excursion all the way to the deep desert of Merzouga, including a night at a nomad camp in the desert 10. Visit the modern sight of Marrakech, just steps outside of the medina. A completely different experience, with high buildings, department stores, cinemas and some really good restaurant. If not for any other reason, get out of the medina for a taste of french cuisine at Restaurant l'Annexe. Delicious! My only disappointment: I expected to ...