Riad Dar Afram
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... of a watchtower which is falling into the sea. Hendix is supposed to have been inspired to write "Castles made of sand" from his visit to the ruins, despite the song having been written prior to his visit...
Despite this the beach is great to explore we found an old castle in the sand dunes and tried to name all the features of coastal erosion and deposition we could see from leaving cert geography (i got extra points for long shore drift!). ...
... because they speak no English. I take a seat and wait to see if anyone will bring anything. Oh, there one of the ladies is, in the kitchen making some tea and bread it looks like. Ten minutes later she emerges out of the kitchen with a tray carrying tea, walks right past me and makes her way into the other room where the rest of the ladies are. Ok guess they weren't notified I was paying for breakfast. Oh well, the **** is again in my hands but it's not the first time so, I ...
... sitting, after which the table was free for Annas vegetarian brigade, which was me, Liz, Akila and my little ones. Veggie stew, good home cooking... then there was another film for everyone to watch, Slumdog Millionaire, though I lingered in the dining area talkng with Atmo. He was keen to explain to me about the visions he was having and how potently this place had affected him.
I seemed to me that Atmo was in some ultra high spiritual ...
... the markets, one could find more women, but then the problem was that they did not speak much french and barely spanish and english. They speak Arabic and Berber, my Arabic was improving but my Berber was non-existent. So our conversations were very basic and in general they would just give up because of the frustration of not being able to communicate. Hence, my interaction in Morocco, all that I learned was due to my relations with men. Nevertheless, the two ...
... of the city (medina) had a huge local market doing on just inside the medina gates (babs) and we just launched ourselves into the thick of it. We found ourselves walking thro' a myriad of local novelties: cows hooves for sale (to eat, of course) and a blackened sheep's head being held by an ear and scrubbed in a darkend water bucket, to scrub off its hair. As this was going to be displayed on the meat counter, it was just as well that it looked ...