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Morocco day 6 – Sahara to Oaurzazate

April 13, 2016

Up at sunrise, to watch the sun rise over the desert and see the colour of the sand change…

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Pack up the tent and breakfast

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Back on the camels (jimmy hendrix & Bob Marley) for the 75 minute ride back to Merzouga

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where we had a little more breakfast and changed at a beautiful hotel on the edge of the dunes

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and jumped back in the car


past wild camels

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we stopped to try camel milk in Rissani
(it didn’t get a very positive response from anyone)

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Along the road of a thousand kasbahs in the Dades valley

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Todra gorge

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Lunch at Tinerhir at La Petite Gorge where we had Berber pizza with our tangine.

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Views seen along the way

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Through Kelaat Mgouna  and the valley of the roses.

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Amongst the Palmerie at Skoura for a quick walk

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On to our hotel in Ouarzazate. A serene little paradise after the craziness of the drive.
We attempted a swim at the hotel but it was a little too cold.

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Dinner at the hotel whilst we watched the sun set.

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Another awe-filled day 🙂


Some cool signs we saw on this trip…

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