Riad Dar L'Oussia
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... found ourselves criss crossing a building site to get to a rocky outcrop overlooking the golden sand below. Even in these relatively cool temperatures, people were out in the beach in swimwear, diving into the crashing waves. A huge party of surfers were perched on their boards, trying to catch the perfect swell, riding precariously atop the white foam as it galloped towards the shore. We sat and enjoyed the spectacle for a while, before boarding the bus again ...
... for a photo break, overlooking a usually dry riverbed that had become a torrent. A bedraggled boy appeared with a little camel woven from reeds, quite beautifully done. He asked for 20 dirmah, so we negotiated, both leaving happy. Climbing again, we came across our first accident. Two young men had hit the brakes too ******* the slippery road, and jackknifed the truck. The cabin had smashed through the thin rock wall and swung out over the precipice, they were lucky to ...
... We also enjoyed the great seafood there, but learnt the hard way to check that you are eating today's catch rather the stuff left over (in poor refrigeration) from yesterday.
Bars were hard to find. One we frequented on the roof of a riad close to the Atlantic wall was shut down the next time I visited, and the only other one was a large and expensive affair overlooking the main square, but with ...
Arrived from: Marrakech
Start date: 20/07/13
After grabbing a quick cup of coffee we hopped in a petite taxi to take us to the bus terminal.
For 130 Dirhams (A$ 14) we got 2 bus tickets to Essaouira. Approx.170 km. north on the Atlantic coast.
Portuguese, French and Berber architecture frame the maze-like streets of Essaouira, a charming and vibrant port and resort town on the Atlantic Ocean
Essaouira is beautiful seen from the harbour, white and with rare Norfolk Island
pines. The harbour is a ...