Riad Dar Beldia
Travel Blogs from Marrakech
... prices our waiter was wearing a nice black suit and tie.
Having stayed as long as we could at the restaurant we decided to just head for the train station. On the way we realised we were actually quite close to Starbucks which was quickly deemed a much nicer place to wait out the day than the train station. Surprisingly it was one of the nicer Starbucks coffees I have had which was probably due to the fact that they had flat whites on the menu.
Today was a nothing day. Despite our comfortable beds and pitch black room in the Riad we were unfortunately also in the only room which was next to the Riad's courtyard. This courtyard was where breakfast was served in the morning so all the annoying early risers woke us up around 7am with their yapping and clinking. Honestly, early risers never have any common courtesy in the morning! I wish I had of spent the evening stomping around ...
... dessert as well as riding camels. Well, there you have it. I hope you enjoyed reading all the blogs because I certainly enjoyed writing them more then I enjoyed actually being in some of these places. What's up next for me now, well Christmas in Spain with a family who could not be more welcoming and hospitable, who have really opened up their home to me, and as sad as I am to go I will be leaving back to the UK for Jan 11, this time to England. ...
... As planned, I'm able to follow the riverbed through the gorge instead of having to walk along the highway which snakes along the cliffside... much more pleasant... And finally, after passing through one more village, I reach Tahanoute... I reconnect with the hike I did here 4 years ago... and I fulfill my Quest: An uninterrupted trail of footprints from Marrakech to Toubkal... and across the ...
... to be a really good experience, or a really bad experience.
Hiking--the idea of walking through the countryside is actually a pretty new concept here in Morocco. Typically Moroccans like to drive or ride to a place--the beach or a river... and just sit and relax. Walking? That's for people who live in remote areas who don't have cars or public transportation. And they're definitely not doing it for fun.
Starting our Hike
And so we reach ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility