Kasbah La Fibule du Draa
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... singing to Daft Punk. Very serreal!!
At 8am, we boarded our Camels, and took a shorter 30 minute trip, to our waiting buses, and made our way back to Marrakech.
The cost of the trip was initially 60 euros, but when you add on the non inclusive meals on the way and way back to desert, plus the kasbah guide, van driver, and other tips, it came to about 80 or so in total.
But was worth it for the experience. i didn't get the hump once.
... inside a deep hole in the ground for a moment, then popped back up only to his waist. He stepped on the pedal for the wheel underground, while he quickly conjured up a tiny tagine and decorative plate. They soak the raw clay for 24 hours in water, then work it into bowls, plates, roof tiles (you name it!) using the wheel or other tools, and finally they fire each piece for about 5 hours in clay ovens that reach temperatures up to 1,000 degrees. Colors are ...
... a scrappy, frontier kind of town that I’ll bet feels even scrappier when the groundwater dries up.
Today is market day, though, so there is a bustle of activity. I wander down past the arches along the dusty main street, as schoolkids come from the school at the edge of town… I loop around, past a scrattering of less than prosperous houses, until I find a quiet field where I can take my video clip and play my songs.
And camels. :)
When not in the desert sleeping on carpets on
the sand under the stars, They live in houses made of mud. and usually
sleep on carpets on the flat roof of their house. Again under the
stars. We did both with them. Ie on roof and out in desert.
So, Our first couch surfing experience as guests was with bedouin tour guide 450 km south east of marrakesh morocco. Wow!
... first all along the N10 then
turning south onto the R105 which wound its way through the picturesque
countryside through beautiful little villages and although the road was
very narrow the scenery was worth every narrow kilometre!
was almost a photograph and each corner. Along the time we were at
about 1100 m elevation driving round the edge of the hills with a river
flowing down in the valley some ...