Riad Al Andaluz
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... or so we thought. After wandering, and unknown to us, lost, we arrived at what we thought was the museum. Well, it was a museum but not the one we wanted - but in for a penny in for a Dirham as they say here, we paid the entrance fee and went into the museum. It was small, neat, uninformative and slightly dull, but the lady at reception was charming and did direct us to the correct museum as we left !
After a spot of map ...
... sites are mosques that are not open to non-Muslims. In Marrakech (where I am trying to decide how to fill 2 days), over half the sites in my guidebook are either not open to the public or are not open to non-Muslims. Of the remaining, several are local parks and 1 is a former palace that was once the most beautiful in the world but has been completely stripped bare. ...
... entreated so we all ended up at our final dinner with packages Two notes about the Sultan: first, he apparently picked a different wife to sleep with each night so they each had him for one night a month. Only the official wives were allowed to get pregnant. But this was occurring in the late 1800s so birth control wasn't around. If one of the unofficial wives (who were usually gifts to the Sultan from those trying to curry favor) did get pregnant she was either expelled from ...
... the labyrinth of narrow alleys, but that was part of the pleasure in exploring the area. We had lunch at a terrace restaurant overlooking a square and it was people watching at it's best!
The Medersa BenYoussef was built by a sultan in 1565 and used as a place of learning by Islamic scholars for hundreds of years. Non-Muslims are now allowed inside and we appreciated the chance to see the incredible ...
... out of the box and find food so they might survive? I left it open of course. I get so mad at people. I realize there likely isn’t an SPCA or Humane Society available. But if you are planning to kill something, at least do it quickly, don’t let them suffer. ARGH! Stupid cruel morons. And then I had to walk away. And yes I was crying.
The market in Marrakesh (Jemaa el Fna) is much more touristy but I think I preferred Fes for that ...