Riad Dar Nabila
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... by the fact the shopkeepers were all breaking fast). At the hotel we fondly said our goodbyes as our train was set to depart at 6:45am and only one of the girls coming with us back to Casablanca. We'd be flying out of Morocco tomorrow for Barcelona but would have one more night in Rabat on the way back to rejoin our connecting leg home. As much fun as it has been in Morocco, I am really keen to switch tagines for tapas and do my best to eat a huge amount of another new country's ...
... opulent residence of the Grad Vizier Bou Ahmed and named after the favourite of his 28 wives. The diplomatic area enjoyed a beautiful small garden and like all Moroccan buildings it was bedecked with stunning mosaic work and ornately decorated cedar ceilings. Beyond this was an entertainment room with a high ceiling of stained glass (an influence of the French), a decorative fountain in the middle of the marble floor and a niche for a blindfolded band to entertain ...
... and had lamb tangia ("bachelor lamb", slow-cooked with garlic and other spices in an earthenware pot for 24 hours), sardine meatball sandwiches with olives and hot sauce, true couscous with veggies and caramelized onions, and finally a variety of cookies accompanied by an avocado and almond smoothie (better than it sounds, though not that thirst-quenching). We saw (but, sadly, did not eat), head of sheep. En route we stopped to watch bread being made in a ...
... then the entertainment starts.
There are three belly dancers, who move in ways that are impossible to imagine replicating. That being said, Keely is invited to dance with one of them, and does an excellent job of keeping with the rhythm and even replicating many of the moves. Very fun experience. (One note — it is ironic that in a country where most women have their entire bodies and heads covered when they venture ...
Another Yummy breakfast with Moroccan crepes and we’re off again. Today is a drive through the high Atlas mountains and the Valley of Ouirgane. Driving in Morocco is an experience in itself. When going around a roundabout, the cars entering have the right of way. And in some places, there are traffic lights in the circle. Totally wacked. As Ahmed explains, “ Brits drive on the left, the rest of Europe drives on the ...