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Apr 15, 2010 - On our way to Safi

Dear all, Today we travelled to Safi, where they produce all the tahines. What is a tahine ? The Moroccan way of slow cooking ;-) Of course we bought one of these nice pots and will start making Moroccan dishes ! In Marrakesh we went to the herb "doctor", and bought the right herbs and spices for the tahine (and our skin, backpain, dynamite spices e.o.) We even got a massage there for Bert's back and my golf elbow ;-) Our trip up here (Oualida) was not as fast as we expected because we had a heavy stormy wind on the coastal road (which was...

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Apr 16, 2006 - Essaouira, Morocoo

We still are puzzled at the bus system in Morocco, for our bus to Essaouira we arrived early and boarded the bus at the correct time along with 90% of its capacity, it then proceeded to sit with engine running for an hour at the bus station. Finally a handful more passengers boarded and we were on our way. Essaouira is a very neat, clean little town - a perfectly turreted wall surrounds the medina and the beach stretches for miles in either direction. We arrived later than expected because of our bus and found that our room we had reserved...

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