Riad des Eaux et Spa
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- Continental Breakfast
- Refrigerator in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... awaits. As there is a road blocked off we have to transfer our bags to an old man (he was at least 80) who wheelbarrows them along. He did get rather cheeky asking for a lot of money at the end. At least he didn't keel over - I'd feel terrible. We head out for dinner on a rooftop over Marrakech ahead of our departure the following day.
What would be the point, you say, in going to Morocco and buying spices without whipping up a feast in ...
After two nights in Zagora, we started our way back northwest and ended up again in the seeming middle of nowhere. Our accomodations, the Kasbah Air Ben Damietta, was a wonderful place, run by a French woman; so the cuisine de haute was French - steak!
We also stopped at the Atlas Movie Studio outside of, here comes that name again, Ouarzazate. Lawrence of Arabia, Cleopatra, and Patton, among other, were filmed, at least in part, here.
... airport to greet me and take me to the entrance to the old medina. The riad's (a traditional Moroccan house or place, now converted into a hotel, built around a courtyard) assistant was waiting and led me down the narrow paths to the Les Yeux Bleus, a wonderful oasis of calm amidst the labyrinth of the medina. Ready for bed, I was instead met by the leader of the gang, Greg, who ...
... by one of the guides. Another guide explained how Moroccans like pigeons - they kill them gently ....... And then eat them! After the tombs we went to the El Badi palace - the very impressive ruins of a palace, fantastic views from the terrace and lots of nesting storks. Next the Bahia palace, with a lovely peaceful courtyard garden and some beautiful tiled rooms. We were getting hungry by now ...
... we dried off in the sun for a bit before heading off. We went across to the station again (lucky it's only across the road!) and went to a restaurant there for some dinner of pizza and pasta, then went back to the hotel and picked up our bags and went back to the station again. We tried maccas for some wifi but it wasn't working so we went to a little cafe for a juice and used theirs for a bit before we headed out to get on the train. We were early but it was ...