Palmeraie Village Residence
Travel Blogs from Marrakech
... about 3 hours in Starbucks we continued on to the train station where we hung out in a McDonald’s until our train was ready. (You're probably sensing a theme here but the big international chains never seem to mind how long you hang around in their restaurant for... very handy for travellers.)
In comparison to the overnight trains we have travelled on in India and Vietnam, this once was luxurious. Not only were the mattresses thick and come ...
... his checked hand luggage so he was swept away by security to sort it out. Meanwhile, the rest of us were left to wait the loooooooooong queue to get our passports checked.
We drove to our riad which was in the middle of the souks. We followed our luggage guy through the maze of alleyways into our home sweet home for the weekend. After freshening up, we headed out for the night to Theatro. We got there a tad early (11pm) but the club picked up soon after. The grey goose was ...
... we'd been to first and had a walk through and got told a little about how they lived there, then headed down to the house we had visited before. We went through to a little dining room where we were served up some traditional Berber salads and tagines and fresh fruit, then when we were ridiculously full we went back into the lounge bit for more mint tea! Yummmmm!!! This tagine was a traditional Berber one, which had been cooking for the last couple of hours just for ...
Day 228 Day totals: 10 hrs, 12.9 kms At the last minute I manage to squeeze in another stop on Marrakech on my way from Agadir to Casablanca in order to finish that last 13 km stretch from Asni to Tahanaout. Not quite as enjoyable as my group hike, as my backpack rips open and I have to sort of carry it under my arm the who way (I manage to find a tailor in Marrakech to fix in--in time for my Big Trip ...
... a bunch of Moroccans to his restaurant!
Next assignment: take a collective taxi to Imlil, where we'll start our hike. These taxis are only allowed to carry 6 people. There's 10 of us, so I suggest that we hire two taxis, and just pay for the extra seat, rather than wait for 2 more customers. Everyone agrees... And we're off
"How many of you guys have been on a hike before?" I ask. Everybody shakes their heads. Never?! Nope. Well... that means that this ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility