Les Deux Tours
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Got 1st class tix. had compartment to ourselves for awhile--laid down & slept. In Meknes 2 others came in.
Nice driver took us to the Cottages. Difficult to find, but he was very nice.
Got in our cottage, Sylvain showed us around. Went to the pool.
Laid down, not feeling well. A/C not working. Sylvain couldn't get it to work, so we moved to another cottage.
Dinner: chicken & couscous--delish.
... sitting. He double checked again, making sure he understood what I wanted: tea in the teapot, ice in the glasses. Oui. I really think he had no idea what we were doing.
Once the black tea had steeped, I slowly poured it over the ice. Voila! Iced tea. So happy. Of course, we only had enough ice for one glass, but by the time we drank that, the rest of the tea in the pot had cooled down considerably (and so had we), so it all worked out very well. The salads were amazing too.
... much at times, especially when the motorbikes spewed clouds of exhaust all over us and everything else, but mostly it was just fascinating. Many of the smaller streets are covered, so they stay a little cooler, but the smells and the exhaust are more intense there also.
We got to our appointment a little early, but that was when I thought our appointment was at 12. Ooops. So we left and walked around some more until our actual appointment at 1:00. We found ...
... Meknes, cedar for the painted ceilings of the apartments of the palace was commissioned in the Middle Atlas region, glazed terracotta tiles came from Tetouan. Artisans throughout North Africa and Andalusia were used in the construction of the palace. Ba Ahmed was a very rich and powerful vizier whose fortune was envied by the Sultan himself. Just hours after the death of Ba Ahmed in 1900, Sultan Moulay Abd al Aziz ordered the search of Bahia Palace to collect his ...
... months for these woman to make one average size rug. These rugs will last a lifetime, the more they are washed the softer they become. I had seen similar rugs made in other countries such as Turkey, and been told to beware of the man selling the magic carpets. These rugs regardless of how well they are made are usually more of an investment and more than I could easily pay. After this tour I was taken inside to see the finished products, and of course to haggle with a expert ...