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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... place and souqs). It was what I expected. Quite similar to the Istanbul markets but not as good. I found a shop that sells 100 percent Argan oil so will go back at the end of our tour and get some. I just wandered around checking everything out. I didn't get hassled much at all. I just didn't display much interest and they leave you alone. All those trips to Bali have taught me well. Had a light lunch of orange juice, ...
... here at the hotel tonight. Kofta (meat balls). Was ok. Nothing great but filled a hole. I met another Aussie couple here who are on the tour too. Sybilla and Alan. And they're an older couple too (60's). Theyre from Canberra. They're lovely and very funny. They're on a long trip as well so we have a bit in common. Will hit the Djemaa al-fna (market place) and souks tomorrow. Just looking of ...
... so maybe his dad did work there?
After a short and smelly tour of the tannery, everyone was given a small bunch of mint to hold to their noses, Berber gas masks, they call it. Camel, sheep and goat hides are soaked in brine, camel hides for about 2 months the others less and then the hides are soaked in bird poo to soften them. We fortunately did not have to wait for two months and were whisked off to the ...
... and saw many women in their traditional North Moroccan clothing (picture below). On the way, we were so surprised to see many young kids hitchhiking after school for a ride home. This apparently is the norm all over Morocco and you see many people hitchhiking or trying to get a cab from town to town
- Chefchaouen was great for our start to Morocco and was excellent to explore. The blue houses ...
... be much easier on us. We met up with Mohammed, our hostel manager, and went out in the market to purchase all of the necessary items. In this case the "market" refers to guys with piles of produce set up along the town alleyways. Along the way we picked up normal ...