Riad Ambre Et Epices
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By lunch we have arrived in Marrakech. Sophie and Courtney are yet to discover the sites so we head back to the main square for another round. This time we head into a spice store and are shown many different spices and perfumes and made a delicious tea. We all walk away with a few things and I am happy to grab some saffron to take home. As we wander along references are made to us being the Spice Girls (it is the afternoon so they are beginning ...
After two nights in Zagora, we started our way back northwest and ended up again in the seeming middle of nowhere. Our accomodations, the Kasbah Air Ben Damietta, was a wonderful place, run by a French woman; so the cuisine de haute was French - steak!
We also stopped at the Atlas Movie Studio outside of, here comes that name again, Ouarzazate. Lawrence of Arabia, Cleopatra, and Patton, among other, were filmed, at least in part, here.
Friday, April 10
You know, the flights looked simple and direct enough. Seattle-Paris-Casablanca-Marrakech. It think it was the two 4-hour layovers enroute, especially the one is Casa, that just tired me out. The domestic waiting area is one vast and fairly dark room with a small cafe and numerous gates leading to buses that take you to your flight. Four hours was just a bit (no a ...
... who had offered to take us to the Terrace des Epices actually took us on a much longer route than necessary, probably to justify the 20 dirhams per person he was planning on charging us.
The Cooperative was filled with lovely things, from scarves and caftans to pottery to carpets. A woman ran it and most of the goods were labelled so we could see what they cost rather than have to ask. And the prices were good, so we didn’t really feel the need to ...
... through the medina, finding a quick bite to eat along the way. After about an hours walking around aimlessly, we decided to try and get home. This sounds a lot easier in theory, even with a GPS. It took us over an hour to try and get home, weaving in and out of all the alleyways. Once we finally found home, both of us were shattered, having been out in the hot sun all day. We just relaxed until dinner, which was provided by the hostel for us. We ate with a Canadian fella named ...