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... class? Well this is what we had arranged the day we leave at the Amal Cooking School. This not-for-profit organisation takes women off the street and gives them valuable life and career skills. We learn to whip up a Tagine and are given the recipes. During our week in Morocco we had grown quite obsessed over Moroccan mayonnaise and are delighted to obtain a recipe for this too.
And this concludes my first visit to the African ...
After two nights in Zagora, we started our way back northwest and ended up again in the seeming middle of nowhere. Our accomodations, the Kasbah Air Ben Damietta, was a wonderful place, run by a French woman; so the cuisine de haute was French - steak!
We also stopped at the Atlas Movie Studio outside of, here comes that name again, Ouarzazate. Lawrence of Arabia, Cleopatra, and Patton, among other, were filmed, at least in part, here.
... uneventful and Assan deposited us safely at the riad. He was a brilliant driver and we couldn't have wished for a better host on our trip. Dinner this evening was a simple affair since we were all pretty tired. Pizza for Luce and I and a sort of chicken kebab for Belinda. Then to bed, for tomorrow we ....errr .. not sure really what we are doing, but whatever it is will be brilliant ( unless it is being bitten by a snake !)
*more pictures to follow later*
Breakfast in our suite on the terrace. Reluctantly go to check out at noon. Lot of earnest people standing around. Its a film crew. Later we discover they are filming for a Canadian series. Reception calls for Etienne who wants to see us as we leave. We assure him that he has more than compensated for any inconvenience and we are happy he has treated us well. We are off to Kasbah Tamdot, an hour away up in the ...
... gay love of Yves St Laurent and his beloved, it was their favoured playground.
Water pools and giant cactii with such beautiful vivid colours all around. How beautiful that majorelle blue in the sunlight, the greens contrasting, the splashes of musty yellow, overall this was a tropically aesthetic experience.
When Yves died his ashes were scattered in the garden, and this inspired Jeremy to declare himself to be breathing in the dust ...