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The Berber Market

On our way back from Ourika Valley, our driver suggested we stop by a Berber market – and I am glad we agreed. We visited a traditional Berber market where the locals buy their everyday needs. 65 more words


Marrakech - Stepping onto a new continent! - March 2016

Marrakech!  So far, this has been the most exotic place we have visited (compared to the others).  We took the bus from the airport.  It was pretty easy and dropped us off near the main square.  2,111 more words

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Optimistic - Hoping For a Beer Later

Morocco is a Muslim country so getting a drink is sometimes difficult.  Just look how uninviting those tables look all set out for lunch time customers. 80 more words


Kasbah Bab Ourika

The plan had been to do some walking in the Ourika Valley and Atlas Mountains, but because of my unfortunate accident in Essaouira (see here… 48 more words


1 day Excursion from Marrakech to Ourika valley

Approximately thirty kilometres from the Imperial City of Marrakech, and spreading between the first foothills of the Atlas Mountains, the Ourika Valley is one of the most beautiful and best preserved valleys in Morocco. 49 more words


Saffron harvest in the Ourika Valley

Once in awhile a break from routine is necessary.

On this day out in the Ourika Valley that’s just what we did. We wandered amongst the gardens and saffron crocus fields.  194 more words

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