Riad Mur Akush
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... and-sorry long lunch together to sink back cokes and plates of fries to atone for the festivities. Being Friday there were additional prayers going on and we sat for a time outside our hotel watching those praying during the day. Throughout the trip Ramadan has been a key part of the lives of those around us: the sleepy run of life during the day as shops remained closed and restaurants have no reason to trade; the bustle of the post-break fast evening and cities coming ...
... protected from the scandal that is women dancing). Lastly were the living quarters where his four official wives and their children lived (his favourite obviously occupying the most grand space). As with other cities in the tour we spent a lot of time negotiating the cramped alleyways of the medina. But at this time of the morning most of the souks were doubling as workshops: shopkeepers sitting dying leather goods and stitching bags and sandals; a chorus of tapping ...
... mountain cafe we headed down towards the plains, beautiful flowering trees of pink and white blossoms sprouting up beside the river. Further along olive groves and prosperous farming land stretched out as before with beautiful iron-rich bluffs alongside weathered in interesting patterns. Because of the high rainfall of the area homes were also different, made more from stone rather than the more common rammed clay. Finally we made it out of the mountains and into ...
... we were transported into a calm and ordered scene. The tombs were built for the royalty of the Saadian dynasty, but unlike most of the city, were never desecrated or plundered by later generations and so remain beautifully in tact. Three main tombs lie inside an ornate gilded pavilion, those of the sultan Ahmed El-Mansour, his son and grandson. After queueing amongst mosaic-covered tombs that dappled the courtyard, row upon neat row of beautiful tiled boxes - final resting place ...
I've woken up this morning with cramps, vomiting etc. thank god we have the day here. The man that came up said: you've been in the dessert? Apparently it's not uncommon to get this after the dessert, great. Oh well, it's a nice room, they have sent up green tea and dry bread and I really don't have anything else ...