La Sultana Oualidia
Travel Blogs from Oualidia
... trades that are old fashioned and dying. Here they are alive and thriving, all made by hand the way it has been done for centuries. It is one of the few places in the world where you can go and find things unique to the area, not the usual brands like Holister or Zara that are everywhere. It is a breath of fresh air to find somewhere that is not completely globalised, though there are signs of it happening, Mc Donald's for example, yuk. The ...
We packed up and left Kasbah Tamadot today heading towards Oualidia. This is where we will spend our final 2 nights in Morocco. The idea being to have a couple of days relaxing in the sun. Rachel chose this specially for us, it's in a private area and is supposed to be beautiful. Ok, I admit it, it's superb. La sultana is by the sea and so beautiful. I'll let the photos speak ...
... tour and ensures we come back to his cave for a tea; he then unfolds his stash of photos and newspaper articles that review their cave experiences with Mustaffa. he then insists on massaging us, what was an innocent attenpt to embrace morrocan culture is slightly being exagerated. we make a hasty exit out of his cave unfortunately despensing of all our change that amounts to about a pound! note to self no more cave tours.
The second day while in Qualidia, we went to a place called Surfland to find an instructor to teach us how to surf. I was sick the first day, but the next day I took a lesson and tried to surf. After a couple waves, I got really good and started to high-five my Dad when I was on the waves. I also could lay down on the surfboard and try other tricks. I wanted bigger waves even though ...
... and modern, yet
so steeped in culture, all at the same time. Must be me that is
ignorant I daresay. I am either way grateful to have the chance to peek
into his mind. And am happy to report, that he is charmingly respectful and in no way pushy as one might expect.
It is raining today, which I am taking as a sign to move on. Tomorrow,
I will make my way back to Marrakech, where I hope to catch a tour into
M' a ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed