Riad Salam Hotel
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... but Universal Studios it is not. Movies like, The Mummy, Raiders of the lost ark and Alexander with Angelina Jolie to name a few. took a few cheesy photos just for the fun of it and then we were off again.
We went through the Agdez and Draaa valleys to Zagora, they were beautiful, an oasis of date palms, random people and more donkeys. then it happened....the time had arrived!! Camels were waiting for Zahara and Fatima, quick last minute instructions from Musafa ...
... more so. But I have issues with two things. Bugs and things that scurry. And when I hear (scratch, scratch, scratch) very close to my ear...Panic sets in. It woke me up so I laid there straining to listen to what it was and where it was coming from. It had a weird echoing sound to it. Hmmmmm. It sounds close. Hmmmm (a little more panic). I grabbed my handy head lamp, sat up in bed and shined it all over the room focusing on the region behind our heads. ...
... my night time visits. There were no little tables with vases of plastic flowers or coordinating soap and moisturiser dispensers here folks! How the boys with their big torches coped I don't know and don't want to know!
So anyway, having set the scene, I mulled for a short while on the blister dilemma. Even the flip flops were getting tight now. Soon I may have to visit the toilet tents barefoot (Double ewww!). Would I risk popping my blisters and stepping in ...
... riverbed on the other side. It’s one of Morocco’s infamous “one lane” highways which means two oncoming vehicles play a game of chicken to see who will pull off the road at the last minute to avoid a collision. It seems unwritten rules are: small car gives way to bigger car. Newer car gives way to beat up old car. And sane driver gives way to crazy driver.
And my driver? Well, he’s crazy. Or at ...
Next morning I take do a big loop around town, past the upscale hotels and multitude of travel agencies. Not really sure what a fitting video clip of this town should be, and finally settle for something completely un-typical: a park with some fake dinosaur skeletons.
Nothing really special here—but that’s OK… as I wander up and down the lower and middle class neighborhoods, it gives me some time to soak in all my recent ...