Riad Gazelles Calipau
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... class? Well this is what we had arranged the day we leave at the Amal Cooking School. This not-for-profit organisation takes women off the street and gives them valuable life and career skills. We learn to whip up a Tagine and are given the recipes. During our week in Morocco we had grown quite obsessed over Moroccan mayonnaise and are delighted to obtain a recipe for this too.
And this concludes my first visit to the African ...
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.
... end of the spectrum to the Badi. Although deserted, after the owner was driven out by his servants, the palace is still completely intact, with beautifull fountains, gardens and incredible ceilings painted in gaudy colours in sophisticated patterns. The walls were marble, lending a refreshing coolness to the visit. Huge wooden pillars flanked wide doorways and the whole palace, with the well-tended gardens had an air of tranquillity, so difficult to find in this city.
... clearly didn't often stop at this particular cafe and the owner fawned over us, clipping a child who dared to try to sell us biscuits from a cardboard tray he carried on his head. The boy retreated, fighting back his tears but returned, a short while later clasping a bit of broken masonry. It was one of several small scuffles that we witnessed on the street where close proximity, pride and poverty collided. Older men intervened and divided the ...
... having written down the names of 3 hostels we could possibly stay. Preparation ZERO! When checking prices of the bus transportation we ran into 3 more people with similarly desperate faces to ours so in the end six of us took a taxi to the old town, paying 30 Dhs. per person (which, of course, wasn't the originally agreed price...we ****** it up for the first time :))). We were walking around the old town's square maybe for more than 1,5 hours till we finally found the first ...