Riad Amira Al Eldia
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Got 1st class tix. had compartment to ourselves for awhile--laid down & slept. In Meknes 2 others came in.
Nice driver took us to the Cottages. Difficult to find, but he was very nice.
Got in our cottage, Sylvain showed us around. Went to the pool.
Laid down, not feeling well. A/C not working. Sylvain couldn't get it to work, so we moved to another cottage.
Dinner: chicken & couscous--delish.
... sitting. He double checked again, making sure he understood what I wanted: tea in the teapot, ice in the glasses. Oui. I really think he had no idea what we were doing.
Once the black tea had steeped, I slowly poured it over the ice. Voila! Iced tea. So happy. Of course, we only had enough ice for one glass, but by the time we drank that, the rest of the tea in the pot had cooled down considerably (and so had we), so it all worked out very well. The salads were amazing too.
... was beautiful, but even better was the amazing floral scent coming from the flowering trees. Hunter had a Berber tagine, and I had a chicken tangia. We also had Moroccan pastries and mint tea for dessert. It was all quite delicious with beautiful surroundings.
Tonight is the last night of Ramadan here in Morocco. It is one reason why we are going on our day trip tomorrow (everything will be closed for Eid).
For all my Muslim friends: Eid Mubarak!
Some interesting facts and travel advice I found whilst visiting Marrakech. The time zone in Marrakech is GMT, when we landed the pilot said the local time was the same as England we later discovered after asking a local that the time was GMT however it was not the same as England because they where on BST. The Moroccans are very hospitable, many of the locals helped us with directions however you can get caught out with some locals ...
... we weaved around unlit and dirty alleys, and warned us of the sketchy factor. We knew we were in the right place when we saw a few other white backpackers handing off some change to a few Moroccan kids who had them them this far. Inside the hostel the main ...