- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... around chatting and drinking on the sun terrace then, this afternoon, taking a dip in the river. This had been unthinkable yesterday but it has been another hot dat without a breeze, so i was talked into it. I wish i hadn't been though as it was bloody freezing. It was literally i, pose for a photo under the waterfall, then out much to the amusement of Mitch, Doug and Louise as well as all the passers by. Thankfully the sun soon dried me ...
10 hrs, 11 kms
Day totals: 16 hrs, 12 kms
Right above the waterfall is another village, Amend, perched atop a rounded hilltop. Imlil and the narrow gorge is below. A wider but untamed valley is ahead--with the daunting slopes beyond. There are little stalls catering to the passing climbers, so I figure I can go ahead and pause for an orange juice and soak in the view--and "contribute" to the local economy.
Afterwards I continue on, past a ...
... for us, so we clamber into an empty 4x4. Our guide asked us if we were English, what languages we spoke, he asked if we spoke any Arabic, which we don't and I only know 1 word in Arabic, Salem. We had a chat and he informed us that we were to see two valleys that day when the hotel said 4, he said he was giving us one extra valley for free, it all got very confusing and we gave up questioning in the end as he kept saying pardon, sorry, almost making out he ...
... empty, skinny streets of the shadowy medina. Another guy approached me and asked if he could help. I wanted to accept it, but I was reluctant. I told him upfront that I cannot give him a tip. He said that it was fine.
This new guy took me over to a Riad, which is sort of like a 19th century, royally decorated Moroccan mansion that is renovated into a guesthouse. This guy talked to the owner for a little bit, and then the owner showed me a massive room, the only ...
... was the only house he had lived in since his childhood home, which had previously been on the same spot. His new, two year-old house was built on the next terraced level. It had higher ceilings and even a couple windows, with construction of neater cement bricks and a cement floor. There was a kitchen, a center room, one room which served as dining room and TV room, and one bedroom which also served as a pantry and storage. There was a bathroom where a large tub ...