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By lunch we have arrived in Marrakech. Sophie and Courtney are yet to discover the sites so we head back to the main square for another round. This time we head into a spice store and are shown many different spices and perfumes and made a delicious tea. We all walk away with a few things and I am happy to grab some saffron to take home. As we wander along references are made to us being the Spice Girls (it is the afternoon so they are beginning ...
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.
... went into a carpet shop and had a look at some carpets ( well what did you think we would be looking at ? ). There was one we liked, but it was very old, and also very dirty looking. It seemed to be very good quality and the price dropped remarkably from 3,800dh to 1,100dh in a matter of minutes. If the whites of the carpet had been whiter we would have been sorely tempted, but as it was, it looked too much like it was crying out ...
... along the way - a Women's Cooperative where they made products from the Argan nut, a small village on the side of a hill for mint tea which was served by the man of the house using a silver teapot and small glasses, and then a walk up to a cafe overlooking the valley and up to the highest peak in the Atlas Mountains, where we had coffee. We finished the day at a resort owned by a friend of Rochelle and Rushie, where we ate lunch and enjoyed a swim in ...
... as we just off the champs d'elysees. there are always loads of cafés filled with men drinking their mint tea and gossiping. It is hilarious because they are everywhere. We decided we would crash as we Mufasa informed us that it would be ok as well how to get your tea. We gave the men something new to talk about that's for sure, they were a little surprised but after a quick wave and a smile from a few, we were no longer the topic of ...