Ibis Moussafir El Jadida
Travel Blogs from El Jadida
... contending with three kids on the wall behind us, we booked in and went to check out the sanitary. Sanitary is defined as "relating to health or the protection of health" - there was no protection going on in these sanitary blocks....they were out to kill people!
... we were finally on our way.
The next morning we had covered only 116nm, we had hoped for around 140nm, but the tidal flow into the Med had taken a toll on our speed.
Day two there was no wind. Peter had passed us in the night and was now becalmed some 5 miles ahead, we discussed a plan, but there was little we could do but motor, Rob had purchased a fishing line and decided to set it up. We were expecting to have fresh fish for dinner, and that we did, but ...
... up to the top of the wall. I headed up there to get a good view of the city. In addition to the typical array of joined buildings within the walls, three structures stood high above the rest - a minaret of the mosque, a tower above the Spanish chapel, and another tower close to the cistern. But what was the most imposing aspect of the walled city was the walls themselves. On top of the rampart, where cannons sat at the strategically placed openings, ...
In summary, 5 weeks is too much in Morocco during Ramadan in 45C+ heat. Lesson learned.
To be fair to me, even Moroccans themselves know they can be too much. Every time I have a friendly conversation with someone they ask two questions:
What do you think of Morocco?
They seem pleased when I tell them Morocco is beautiful and interesting.
What do you think of the people?
They seem ...
the first week of camp is done it was so much fun we had 30 kids around13 and 14 they were from a 'european school'which is a type of private school that focuses on languages and kind of teaches for like an international educationso their english was really good. i taught english classes this weeek it was so fun and a lot easier then i expected because i am not used to teaching classes but you just do activities and games with the kids that ...