Travel Blogs from Marrakech
... we have explored, Africa is a place where the beauty of the natural world overwhelms, catches you in the throat. You enter a transformative space that fosters an awareness of your astonishing insignificance on the planet. There is a touch of melancholy as we jet north. However, we are extremely fortunate, unfairly privileged and immensely grateful to have glimpsed the southern reaches of this magnificent ...
... 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 ...
... all Cam and I have craved is a chocolate milkshake. But as far and wide as we searched, we couldn't find any. Instead, they do avocado milkshakes, that are ok but not something I will be buying again. August 23rd: Today was our long voyage back to Europe and in particular Spain. And although it wasn't our longest travel day to date, it definitely included the most types of transport. After waking up early, we first caught a taxi to Tetuoan. And to save our legs, we paid a little ...
... but Beezel and I could not attend as we had a ghastly early morning flight to Brussels. So next morning we strolled down to where the cabs were. Brahim had advised the night before that a cab to the airport should cost 80 – 100 MAD. Armed with a 100 MAD note in my pocket, we went up to the cab driver and said Airport, 100 MAD, and the deal was sealed. I really do think we got the hang of the bartering by the end of our Moroccan trek . . .
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... Muslim country, although the extremes described in the book seem a far cry from anything going on here.
Anyway, I digress. After my leisurely breakfast and some quality time on the free computers, I inquired about check out time. He smiled back and said it was at 10am! It was already 1045! Thankfull the Moroccans are extremely laid back, especially about time. I managed to even squeeze in a shower before packing up and dumping our bags in the hostel storage. We ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services