Riad Al Pacha
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A great Riad, looks beautiful with the most amazing view over Fes on the terrace.
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We woke up to a dryish morning, at least we could get a fire going, I think most had spent a miserable night, but even though my tent was soaked on the outside, it weren't too bad inside
Some had gone to the bar in town, I just didn’t fancy a walk in the rain, so I spent my day playing chess in the restaurant, now I am not a great player, but neither was the guy in there, I ...
... skills through generations.
They would have to be relatively short generations you would think. You can smell and almost absorb the pungent odours of Chaouwara Tanneries' chemicals a long way before you get to it. And the working conditions for the poor workers look truly wretched. Our tannery guide spoke very good English but for a guide, seemed somewhat uncomfortable in his ill fitting long sleeved shirt and rather battered trousers. His ...
... the poor worker removes the wet clay by hand. We priced a tenable which was $2000 aud so didn't buy. Then to a tannery where they have used the same process for 600 years. The process is all in open pools firstly the hides are soaked in "natural" ammonia and lime. After that they are dyed using plant pigments, at least that is what hey told us they were. The workers were immersed in the pools of dye along with the hides. Visited the first university in the ...
... International de Fez, 3 km out of town.
... for a couple of hours. Some of students have just come to the school as teenagers because they have been overlooked, or simply kept at home by parents ignorant of the opportunities available. I depart feeling at once uplifted and very sad, but optimistic that children with disabilities have some hope in Morocco. We return to Azrou and visit a beautiful home, where we have supper and see a demonstration of Henna ...