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... br> We made a mental note to return later, and continued on, stopping for a while to admire the huge tolerance gate - a striking arch which bears the symbols of Jewish, Christian and Muslim faiths, and serves as a reminder of the accepting nature of the city. Here, Jews were given huge tax reliefs for setting up business here, and the city still has a functioning synagogue, as well as two that are currently being restored. Catholicism too, found acceptance here, the ...
... passed all sorts of different scenery along the way from green fields to barren desert before arriving at the beach. Two interesting things stand out about our trip there. The first was the sight of goats standing on the high branches in the Argan trees eating the leaves. The primary teachers amongst us could remember reading a children's story book about this but the sight was still amazing!
The second was the police ...
... we have made it though the medina
and down to the beach, we spend quite a lot of our time sitting on
the wall next to the beach or just walking along the beach and back
again. Hats off to the crazy people who somehow manage to lay and
sunbathe on the beach because this is near impossible.
The wind is SO strong, it is near
******n impossible to get your towel on the sand and it not blow away
in the process. If you have managed to achieve this, then ...
... br> Wind raced at the walled-in town at Laayoune Port. Heaps of orange sand piled up against the wall. A bulldozer and truck came to remove some of this sand so the town wouldn't get buried.
Next to where I stood, orange sand swam across the highway like flat ghosts. It gathered on my bags. It sprayed in my eyes and face. I stood upon a pile of sand. This elevated my head enough to avoid most of the flying ...
... with pleasurable conversation and delicious avocado juice. A few hours passed and the once warm sun, gave way to a more chilling breeze that once again brought back memories of the miserable day before.
We all paid our bills and slowly made our way back to the hostel, making a quick stop by the off license liquor store to gather the supplies for another unforgettable night of enjoyable conversation provided by the gathering of people from all of the world.