Travel Blogs from Skoura
... to say the meals at the Gite were the best of our time in Morocco. Whilst after dinner the group started to disperse, myself, Rod, Dom and Rob took the opportunity to enjoy the fresh air for a little longer and were joined by three of the family members. It was such a delight.
Breakfast on the terrace was again simply magnificent, an array of fresh fruit, yoghurt freshly made condiments, omelettes, fresh bread and crepes along with tea and coffee, not only ...
... is commonly known as a whirling dervish).
Anyway, the courtyard of the zouia was filled with trees and flowers while the walls surrounding the courtyard were covered in gorgeous mosaic tiles. Unfortunately, like the other Muslim buildings in Morocco, I was not permitted into the mausoleum or into the mosque, but I was able to peer into the mosque through an open door and it was filled with light and soft white colours and dark wood.
After the visit to ...
... if perhaps we had made a mistake. A detour around a couple of unmade roads left us no wiser.
Having learned a little(!) from our last night's experience, we headed back to the centre of Skoura, found a landmark (the gendarmerie), and telephoned Chez Talout.
By some miracle, they quickly located someone who could speak reasonably good English, instead of the French with a Moroccan ...
... br> Well, it’s only a semi-oasis, with scattered palm trees and dry farm plots that haven’t been used for a while. I the follow a dusty road to the wide riverbed, where dusk starts to set in, so I head down to the highway which I follow back into town.
I notice the kilometer marker: 42 kilometers to Ouarzazate That means that technically in one day I could walk walk to Ouarzazate and merge the ...
... the guy off the bus… Two, stop the bus and call the cops… three, tie the guy up or have some passengers volunteer to sit on him. But no, people just try to reason with him, which clearly isn’t working. I remember, years ago, while taking a Greyhound bus in California, the driver threw a passenger off the bus in the middle of the desert—for smoking! Now a guy is putting us all at risk of death, and people are just talking to him! ...
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