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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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The sun was cracking the stucco walls as we prepared for another busy day doing not very much in Marrakech. Lucia had bought a Fez yesterday, thereby ending a lifelong search for the world's most authentic head wear; however, she has decided not to wear it in Morocco for some unknown reason ( at least to me. ) so it is back to baseball caps and the classic, floppy bush-hat.
On a different subject, it has been brought to my ...
... sites are mosques that are not open to non-Muslims. In Marrakech (where I am trying to decide how to fill 2 days), over half the sites in my guidebook are either not open to the public or are not open to non-Muslims. Of the remaining, several are local parks and 1 is a former palace that was once the most beautiful in the world but has been completely stripped bare. ...
... or killed. Second his profligate ways put the country in so much debt that he had to ask the French for assistance, leading to the Protectorate that lasted until Moroccan independence in 1961. We asked what happened to the wives and children when the Sultan died and we were told they "just disappeared" This is the end of the official G Adventure trip. I am on my own for the next two days and have no plans. One young woman from the trip is also staying so we'll do something ...
... building is thought to have consisted of 360 richly decorated rooms, a courtyard (135×110 m) and a central pool (90×20 m). Absolutely amazing place to visit. And to think it would be another 200 years before Australia was discovered! Wouldn't it be amazing to take a Moroccan to Australia to visit and show them our cave paintings........? A visit to Marrakech wouldn't be complete without a visit to the market place. The market place was exactly as you ...
... had been doing while we were following behind him.
Naturally, I had already planned the route to the hotel, a little place called Villa La Petite Marquise, although the only address was Km 2, Rue De L'Ourika but they had sent us a nice map pinpointing exactly where it was. Even though it was now dark, it shouldn't be any problem. ("Don't drive in Morocco after dark" - so all the guidebooks and travel advice ...