Es Saadi Gardens & Resort - Palace
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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.
... sitting. He double checked again, making sure he understood what I wanted: tea in the teapot, ice in the glasses. Oui. I really think he had no idea what we were doing.
Once the black tea had steeped, I slowly poured it over the ice. Voila! Iced tea. So happy. Of course, we only had enough ice for one glass, but by the time we drank that, the rest of the tea in the pot had cooled down considerably (and so had we), so it all worked out very well. The salads were amazing too.
... much at times, especially when the motorbikes spewed clouds of exhaust all over us and everything else, but mostly it was just fascinating. Many of the smaller streets are covered, so they stay a little cooler, but the smells and the exhaust are more intense there also.
We got to our appointment a little early, but that was when I thought our appointment was at 12. Ooops. So we left and walked around some more until our actual appointment at 1:00. We found ...
... us into another room that we could use until ours was ready. He gave us the option of choosing either room, but we decided to stick with the one I originally booked. Either way, we had the other room to rest or use until ours was ready.
We have the Riad to ourselves. I guess more guests will arrive tomorrow from Canada.
Because my head was hurting, and we were both tired from our early start, we took a nap after we got into our room. I actually ...
... In the afternoon we departed Essaouira, headed for Marrakech. What we didn't know before setting off was that there was a massive football (soccer for the Aussies) match being played in Marrakech this evening as part of the world club challenge, Casablanca v the Brazilian team (whichever team it is that Ronaldo plays for). The traffic was horrendous and the streets were filled with loads of people eagerly awaiting ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
TravelPod Member ReviewsEs Saadi Gardens & Resort - Palace Marrakech
Son las tumbas de los sultanes, la mas importante es de la madre del sultán, también están las de las concubinas y en el exterior las de los sirvientes
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