Travel Blogs from Azilal
... and we backtracked and then climbed up real high above the footpath and headed straight for the ridge that we needed to hook over to reach the valley that took us back to the Cascades.
Mission accomplished, I removed my heart from my mouth and we headed down to the little waterfalls that we had crossed earlier. The temperature must have been in the low thirties because it was a searing heat and we were both pretty dehydrated, however ...
... of Persia, etc. – this site maintains the characteristics of the Kasbah of which it claims to be, but it has been overtaken by the same opportunistic Moroccans trying to make money off of as many tourists as possible. Even though I can possess a cynical attitude toward the touristic presence of this site, it is still very impressive, and there is no doubt why everyone that comes to Morocco typically makes a stop here. ...
... looks. Even though, I was covering my hair almost the entire time (even though it was VERY hot) I still got some strange comments that I didn't understand but also didn't want to try to understand.
When I finally left, I did so quickly and a little impatiently. It wold have been a beautiful country and a beautiful hike if I didn't feel so self conscious the entire ...
... Phil and the guides demonstrate and then Bryony takes her turn. A lean up-stream instead of downstream and she is immediately up-side down. The boys get her and her boat out about 50 metres downstream while i wait patiently (and a little nervously) in the eddy. Once she is OK and her boat emptied of water, they signal me out. I make it out and ferry glide across to the other side. I struggle somewhat to get away from the other ...
... into the next pool, with my shawl FIRMLY fixed over my head, shoulder, and chest and had my feet and legs in the water. Im not sure if he was bored, or just wanted to torture me but the guide came over to talk with me. I honestly think it was just to harass me for not going IN the water, and then to splash me. I was QUITE content with wetting my shawl and wrapping that around me. Cold water. Not my thing. Bastered.
I sat under the fig tree for a while and ate some figs from ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting