La Lune d'Or
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Down to breakfast by 9.20am today and only part of crew to make it. Everyone else is clearly tired from yesterday and have opted to miss breakfast. Back up to our room and we turn on the TV to try and catch some news from BBC, and do some diary and blog writing. Down to the pool for another ...
... that are used in part 2 of the leathering process. Natural ammonia. We were each given a handful of Mint to crush and smell as we entered the outdoor Tannery, and when we got right by the hides in the troughs it was obvious why. I'm not sure how the people that live in and around the Tannery do it! With the tour done in around 10 minutes and all of us with breakfast intact, the next part was to be taken to the Retailer. We went to the Artisanal Medina, which ...
... Jardin Majorelle, within the complex there is a very good Berber Museum. We push on to the Medina. Walk through the Riad (Housing area) first before arriving at the markets. They are huge and we have the usual pushie vendors trying to flog everything to us. We finish our Medina experience in the main square where snake charmers have Cobra's and other snakes dancing. Also there are monkey men playing with the animals. They both demand money (somewhat aggressively) if you take a ...
... and well seasoned, but I couldn't help but feel a little short changed by the missing raisins and chickpeas - two of the foodstuffs I was most looking forward enjoying to in their native home. By this point, we were beginning to feel pretty sleepy from our early start and so made our way back to our hotel for a much needed siesta. Meeting our tour group in the evening was a surprise. On previous trips, we have been among 20-30 somethings, with very few exceptions. However, our ...
... with a petit taxi driver to take me into the middle of town for a couple of dollars. Inside the cab I spoke French with an old Moroccan woman about food, the weather, the United Sates, and what I was doing in Morocco.
When I finally reached Café du Livre, I discovered that I really liked their selection of books. I took a used murder mystery book home for about $5. On the way home I went to a restaurant and ordered a tagine, a mixture of vegetables, meat, and spices that ...
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