La Maison du Chameau
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... rooms are open for display so it was only a very short visit. On our way out we were shown to a women's co-op that does the Argan Oil and all the herbs and spices and natural remedies and cosmetics. One of the staff members went through everything with us and was great fun and we were made up like Moroccan women with kohl and rouge and what not. Of course we made a few purchases with them and I'm sure we could get things cheaper in the market, but the quality would ...
... all he wanted doing was the mo!! Anyway 10 euro (100 dirhams) later Sean was all good. Had a late snack for lunch I thought I should try the sardine kefta (minced sardine balls) in a tomato type sauce!! Definitely not to Sean's liking quite strong taste and smell! Unfortunately didn't really agree with me either literally repeated on me all evening!! So hopefully nothing too ...
... Our waiter-in-training took us up to the counter to select the catch-of-the-day for lunch. “I want Sant Pierre or John Dory please!” (Two different names for the same fish.) We went back and forth a little about whether he had John Dory or Sant Pierre. Finally waiter said: “No Dory, we have Sant Pierre.” (LB “Language Barrier” problem) “Sant Pierre is perfect! Yumminess!
After lunch we ...
... us to Les Artistes.
I tolerate the climbing of many stairs to reach our characterful room and its terrace overlooking the town ramparts and a dirty Atlantic swell!
In the later afternoon we explore the ramparts and then the old town, winding through narrow alleys and tunnels to find a city gate to lead us outside the wall. There we locate a wine shop (a rare beast) and purchase what turns ...
... buffeted by the wind.
We arrived into town and found our Riad which we were staying for the next three nights. Shelley hadn't been feeling well in the morning and it was at this point when she hit the tipping point and was off to find the bathroom. Gastroenteritis is not your friend, and Shells discovered this, spending the rest of the day in bed. Our first stomach upset award goes to Shelley! I went out for a walk to get a feel for the city. Off the bat I wasn't ...