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We woke surprisingly chipper after a sleep in (it wouldn't last) and headed off for a breakfast as meager as the previous day, following it up with a trip to a restaurant get an actual meal to start us off. Back at the hotel we checked in on the others from the night before and found them in a bit of a state. With our bus leaving at 2pm, there wasn't much to do except pack bags and have a last look around the city. The evils of the previous night eventually caught me up and we had ...
... horse to the top) and was the original that defined the square African style of minaret design. A little further around from the mosque we visited the Saadian Tombs. A royal cemetery, the members of royalty buried in beautifully decorated rooms and their important advisors or soldiers in the beautiful gardens outside. Apparently the tombs disappeared from memory until a French pilot snapped some ariel photos and it was rediscovered. After this we visited Bahia ...
... 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 ...
... city, being dragged along the sidewalk.
Seems to be a sheep thing but I did see a couple surprised looking goats. "Hang On, you know I'm a goat right"?
I met Rob and Nat at what at become our nightly Oasis of alcohol in the Medina, the Cafe Arabe, for beers and travel stories and to congratulate ourselves for actually finding the place the the dark maze of the Medina each night.
They aren't alcohol fueled rave ups, just a respite from the madness of the day. ...
... and staying at a hostel for only a couple of hours, we decided to just crash on the streets until 4am, which was our collection time. - In the two days I was there, I quickly learned to love Lagos as much as Cam and Jay did on their first visit here. A solid balance between family tourist spot, beach lifestyle and nightlife, equates to a great place to visit to just relax for a couple of days. - Beard Watch: for those still interested in my great attempts to grow a ferocious beard, ...