Maison Arabo Andalouse
Travel Blogs from Marrakech
... large brown eyes. As kids, some of us were embarrassed for her when we stumbled across bare breasted tribal women hidden deep inside the glossy pages of National Geographic. Others slightly resented her with millions of starving children. We sat alone at the dinner table, chastised, long after the plates had cleared, chewing on fatty chunks of meat floating in cold irish stew. We have been in Africa for two ...
... Under the expansive food tent, the Saturday crowd devours everything from barbecued springbok paninis to kingclip sushi rolls. Craft brewers pull pints of cold lager and local vintners pour glasses Sauvignon blanc. The solo musician loops djembe beats below the primal drone of the dijereedoo. The crowd bounces to the rhythm. We venture south to the Cape of Good Hope located at the most south westerly point of Africa. Here the basal shale mountains ...
We had 2 projects this morning so me, Abi and Jenny decided to organise the homeless feeding while everyone set off for the other project, accept for Anthony who was still in bed. We started at the supermarket to purchase cheese and eggs, then got tomatos, lettuce, bread, bananas and sweets from the local stall and shops near the riad. 6 of us then sat in a row, slicing tomatoes and lettuce, making sandwiches, boiling eggs, filling water ...
... with Jamal last week from Ourika to Sugr and today’s hike—but it still only adds to 47 kilometers, a long way from a Superhike. But I’m sure I’ll stretch this hike out to 100 kilometers eventually.
Back on the main road we enjoy a decent tagine, sitting at a table down by the river… talking about family, faith and how things are changing here in Morocco… once again it’s been really ...
... where it is a maze of shops offering anything and everything from carpets to babouches to jewelry to spices and dried fruits to clothes and on and on. It is a chaotic and hectic place with tourists mingling with the locals and everyone looking to pick up a treasure from Marrakech.
Although I was not really in the mood to shop, I was quite intrigued by the sights, sounds, and smells of the souks. Walking around with a camera ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service