Travel Blogs from Marrakech
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.
... a room. The spa was lovely, and our 1-hour massages were WONDERFUL. It was a soft, relaxing massage with essential oil. It was great in general, but it was even better for my migraine. When she massaged my neck, face and scalp, that was the best. To top it off, we had mint tea afterward.
We then came home, showered, and relaxed for awhile during the hottest part of the day. The Canadians arrived, so we got to meet them. They might be joining us on our ...
... Wandered around the many rooms of the ornate Merdesa Ben Youssel, a 14th century Islamic university.
... it would be a long walk and it was getting later in the afternoon. The sun, heat and I don't make good partners. Luckily the same fellow who had walked me the last ways to the tannery came by with his moped and offered to give me a lift back to the main square. I'll tell you this I'm not afraid of to much, but riding of the back of a moped down narrow ancient streets, with people, cars, bicycles, motorcycles, kids playing soccer all going in different directions, plus he did have ...
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- Swimming pool
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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