La Mamounia Marrakech
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Quaint rooms with illogical electronic lighting.
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Trip to Wadi Rum then transfer to Bedouin jeeps (loose description). Very cold in desert with wind and about 10 C. Visited Bedoun tent where had tea and biscuits. Got pictures but lighting was poor. Visited Lawrence's Spring and Khazali Canyon. Then headed off to airport. Long flight to Morocco but pleasant. Now in Marrakech.
Visited the older section of the Medina and walked to Ben Youssef Medersa, a religious college founded in the 14th century. On foot, we visited the craftsmen of the Souk, viewing shops of leather makers and metal workers. Afterwards we drove to Bahia Palace for a tour. We ended the morning for a photo op at Koutoubia Mosque. We had a great buffet lunch then spent some time at the spa.
... a bit roudy - but are harmless). We grab one last dinner at one of the pop-up restaurants in the square (which wasn't really my thing) before heading back.
The following day the tour is over and everyone goes their own ways. Kathryn and I decide to stay at the resort grabbing a facial (relaxing) and pedicure (so ticklish how do people find these things pleasant?) then relax by the pool before getting a taxi to the old town where our ...
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.
... The shop was full of beautiful plates and other pottery but much was too big and breakable to take back home. We did buy a set of spice pots and bracelet with the hand of Fatima on it.
We passed by Oukaimeden, Morocco’s main ski resort and enjoyed the stunning mountain vistas of the High Atlas mountains all around. Still topped with snow you could almost be in the Alps not Africa.
Next there was ...