Riad Jardin Secret
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- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Multilingual staff
- Concierge desk
- Pets allowed
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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 ...
... scarey drive as they all pass on corners and there were a lot of big rig trucks. I was quite relieved when we reached Marrakech safely. Last night Justin Woo from LA and Andre, South Korean, but born and raised in Brazil went out to dinner. Marrakech has this very crazy square full of "pot up" restaurants. During the day the restaurants are not there! At dusk you see people wheeling out these carts with what look like a lot of stuff on them. And then from ...
... by slow officials and an airport transfer that were waiting for passengers that never arrived. In the dark of night we were dragging suitcases through back streets full of mangy cats and dogs rummaging through rubbish and robed dodgy characters in doorways. Finally we reached our Riad After three and a half hours sleep we awakened to a revelation our Riad accommodation was magnificent a 17th century mud brick mansion that contained 6 apartments. So serene and secure ...