Riad Mur Akush
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Down to breakfast by 9.20am today and only part of crew to make it. Everyone else is clearly tired from yesterday and have opted to miss breakfast. Back up to our room and we turn on the TV to try and catch some news from BBC, and do some diary and blog writing. Down to the pool for another ...
... but as Grant walked faster the "Shuffler" kept up. A shopkeeper called him off to Grant's relief, who was thinking he was going to have to break into a run. A bit out of his comfort zone to say the least. Eventually we found the Market again which was very busy. Pedlars everywhere trying to sell things and not afraid to keep trying. The boys had enough and went to sit down and have a bite to eat and cold drink, leaving us girls to go exploring. It's ...
... chanting from the speakers.
As a hoard of worshippers filed into a Mosque, I stopped to peek inside to see what the fuss was about. Before Matthew could stop me, I had already pulled my cameraphone into position and had almost snapped a picture before a street beggar lunged at me! With her outstretched hand reaching to block my lens, it was obvious that pictures were taboo.
We decided to retire for the rest of the afternoon and venture out ...
... up on supplies and begin our hike. Everybody is in good spirits and eager to enjoy the discoveries along the way--and there are plenty. We find a nice little waterfall for starters... Then after following the road for a bit, I suggest we try to walk along the river. Sara, one of the more adventurous ones of the group suggests that we follow a path along the hillside through some terraces and orchards. Works for a while and then suddenly... a steep drop.
... and was bright blue. I loved seeing the small tents of the local nomads peppering the landscape amongst the Argan and Orange trees. Even more cute were the herds of small black and white goats who have a penchant for climbing the trees and just chilling in the branches.
Due to the snow closed roads it took us a full 11 and a half hours to reach our destination, a small Berbour nomad campsite. I had been expecting to sleep in tents on the ground but instead we found ...