Riad Dar Beldia
Travel Blogs from Marrakech
Flight was bog-standard Ryanair. I bagged a window seat and thought I'd settle down for a nice sit down and chill chill with a bit of music. When two northern whales, tatted up to max and smelling like something died plops themselves next to me.....I swear the amount of rings and bangles between them would fetch a house where we were headed. Ugh. Typical brit on ...
On arrival to our Riad we greeted by a gentleman with a big smile and a pot of Mint tea. Once again the interior of the riad was breath taking. The Moroccans sure knew how to create atmosphere. After a short orientation on the Riad and a helpful set of directions to all the main areas we were shown to our room. Our host gave us a smile as he opened the door explaining the "Coco Chanel" room was the best they had. As we had come to expect the room ...
On Wednesday 4 September we left Fes early in the morning as we had a big drive down to Marrakech. We took the longer scenic route through the Middle Atlas Mountains (not to be confused with the High Atlas Mountains which have notoriously dodgy roads). The main road was quite good and a lot better than the road we took on Monday. At first we went through forest with wild olive and Atlas cedar trees. We passed through many ...
... every now and then and joined in dancing with us as well. I'm sure the French couple downstairs was complaining about poor service, because we were getting all of it. We even got to experience what I think was a sort of Moroccan freestyle session, consisting of us standing in a circle, shouting something that sounded like "I broke my leg!" while the smallest of the musicians danced in the center and said random lines in Arabic. I resisted the urge to ...
... grateful to now have one. Hopefully I will be OK with this one.
Britanny, Jareb and I had brunch in the nearby service station which was followed by a good old debate a to how the prices for the omelettes are worked out. It was sorted out in the end!
During the afternoon, time slowed down and I sat in the sunshine enjoying my audio book (The Hobbit) and doing little else. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services