Riad Dar Saba
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- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... mountain top, but it was still a reasonable height above us. We had mint tea (a staple drink in Morocco- green tea with mint leaves brewed together & mixed with plenty of sugar) at a small café near the shrine. That night we had a beautiful meal prepared by our hosts at the gite. It rained a bit overnight & next morning there was a bigger expanse of snow on the mountain top after the light dusting overnight.
We hiked down the mountain again to ...
Today we decided to have a lazy day since we fly out of Fes to Milan tonight. The receptionist at the hostel told us about a spa that was good and inexpensive and he said he could take us there. We thought we were going to walk but then he hailed a taxi and we drove there. It was very close to the blue gate but not in a place we would have found on our own. Once inside we decided to do the traditional Hammam with a body scrub and body wrap and then a 30 min massage all ...
... pulpy. These guys chatted with us and we did our best to ignore them. It was annoying because we just wanted to sit and relax. Then we walked to the ruins on the hilltop. The view of the medina from there was amazing!! We were there for sunset and it was great. After we had to walk back through the whole medina to get to our hostel. I'm glad we came because it is so different but I definitely liked Marrakech more since there was less catcalling and the square was so ...
... around. (A medina is a town, often enclosed by a wall, consisting of narrow and maze-like streets. The one in Fes is considered one of the largest urban areas without motorized vehicles.) Quite aware that the tout would just ask for money later, I politely told him that I was alright by myself. However, he kept on insisting, and I said that I didn't want to be rude but that I'd rather walk by myself. What came next shattered my long beloved image ...
... of red soil arranged in the fields. A man drew water from a well and his placid donkey waited to carry the giant water containers home. The edge of Marrakesh appeared quickly, Olly joined me in the corridor, but our American companions seemed less eager. We stepped into the future. Marrakesh train station is a heaven of triangulated glass and marble. After a restorative coffee we taxi'd into the centre and quickly located a cheap hotel just off the Djemma ...