Marrakech Ryads Parc and Spa
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- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
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... and the five of us jumped in. Sure in hindsight this was probably risky but we were having heaps of fun with locals tooting and waving at us go bye. Our fun finished when the guy was pulled over by the police. We waited nervously to see what our punishment would be, and after 5 minutes our driver was let off and we walked back to our hotel with a sigh of relief. We spent most of the following day on a guided tour of Fes. For the most part this ...
... on the film and looking after the 2nd Unit.
We arrived in Marrakech to temperature of 35 degrees. It is the hottest month in Morocco, trust us! We were met by Michael the owner of the Riad (small hotel) we stayed in for 7 days in the Old Medina called Riad al Massarah. My god, the walk to the Riad through the Souks (market stalls) was a real eye opener with all our senses on high alert. This is definitely not a country for vegetarians or the feint hearted. We ...
... un-official looking office, but, hey. This is Africa. So tickets purchased and we were all set for a bus to Essaouira the next day. So we have basically been using Marrakech as a base. We headed out to Essarounia from here, and also we'd come back for an evening before the desert trip, and once again for just one night before we pop up to fes. Where we're staying is a lovely little Riad, right in the heart of the Medina. There's ...
Abdul drove us to the atlas mountains on our 2nd day in Marrakech. Born in the mountains and he spent 19 years working at Ric************'s Kasbah in the Atlas Mountains, he recently bought part of a car and is a full time private driver. According to Abdul tourism is a game changer for the once poor mountain people and many locals are employed as guides and tour organisers for people like us who want to explore the mountains.
Once you leave the flat dusty expanse ...
... like me because I tend to see the worst of the worst trying to take advantage of me. And unfortunately, those memories tend to stick. Also, it was Ramadan and there weren’t a lot of tourists around so I was probably getting a disproportionate brunt of the abuse. I did, however, meet some nice Moroccans while I was there, and I’ve met several very nice Moroccans in Dubai.
All of that said, I cannot in good conscience recommend this country to anyone. ...