- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
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... and-sorry long lunch together to sink back cokes and plates of fries to atone for the festivities. Being Friday there were additional prayers going on and we sat for a time outside our hotel watching those praying during the day. Throughout the trip Ramadan has been a key part of the lives of those around us: the sleepy run of life during the day as shops remained closed and restaurants have no reason to trade; the bustle of the post-break fast evening and cities coming ...
... from the seeds of the argan tree that only grows in Morocco, while a couple of girls got some henna tattoos (that they would come to regret as the things smeared into a stained mess over the course of the next few hours). We went back to the Jemaa el-Fnaa square for a ridiculous cheap lunch before splitting up to wander the souks for some shopping. Though not really in need of anything myself, I accompanied Jayne and another of the girls and, after some ...
... While the peaks were just as shapely as the northeastern end of the High Atlas, there were more pines and less cedar and the volcanic basalt and granite imbued them with much grayer colours. We took the Atlas' highest road crossing (2,260 metres) and had some awesome views at a stop just past the peaks. The area is unsurprisingly tremendously popular with hikers, with beautiful grassy plateaus and a couple of waterfalls fed by the last of the snowmelt. After lunch at ...
... from Joe and Steve afterwards)
After that we all squared away our bill and went to see what was going on in the square, it’s very different in the night time than the day time, there is dancing, singing, music (if you have a really good imagination) snake charmers (they pull the fangs on the snakes, so they die after a few weeks)
It was dark in the square, so it really was a waste of time trying to take photos, it was a case of just joining ...
... arrive late and stay one night in Tangier before taking the overnight train to Marrakech where we go our separate ways.
Mentioning the city of Marrakech gives me crazed thoughts. Not only is the square full of everyone and anyone trying to sell you something, but dwelling in the side streets are people wanting to guide you to your destination (or their shop) for a price. A mention of the high ...