Travel Blogs from Skhirat
... when she's not here. Her kids have progressed from telling Yo Mama jokes to Yo Baby jokes.
This morning didn't not start well. I should have taken it as an omen. We're supposed to be fed, dressed, smocked up, and waiting for the van before 8:00 every morning. This morning, my alarm finally woke me up at 7:30. Oops. So I get up, wash my face, brush my teeth, get back to my room and realize that a lot of people are still asleep. That realization led me to the more useful ...
... touch screen monitors at our seats. I watched the Silver Lining Playbook (with all the profanity muted out".) There's a lot of profanity in that movie so I was wondering why they didn't just not offer it. I mean you could pick from about 15 movies. Also, the movie has a huge gambling theme so obviously it wasn't an issue of Islamic compliance. They probably should have deleted that with the cursing. Anyway, now ...
... choice of route. The highway has a row of eucalyptus trees all along it, unlike the sun scorched country road! Anyways, it’s good to see I’ll be able to walk in the shade a while. And then I see the last thing I’d expect to see in these parts: a museum! ….what?! Casablanca doesn’t have a museum… and Sidi Bouknadel does?? It looks like just somebody’s house turned into a museum—and I know I should go check it out, even if ...
... I might be able to baptize myself in and even paddle around a little bit… if it weren’t for those nasty spikey things which quickly dampen my enthusiasm. And the tide seems to be coming in… and this would not be a nice place to get smacked around by a wave. But I do manage to sit neck deep in the water before common sense tells me I’d better head on back.
Oh well. Good try.
I’ll admit, I did a ...
Day 098: 5 hrs, 6.2 kms
Day Totals: 13 hours, 31.2 kms,
It's 3:30 PM, and Youssef is ready to call it a day… but I still feel I’ve got some wanderlust left in me… so he heads on back. Since the rest of the road ahead is already explored territory (I hiked from Skhirat to Rabat in 2011A), I’m going to need to look elsewhere for virgin territory… and to add a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet