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Palmeraies, Todra Gorge  

Palmeraies, Todra Gorge

Gorges Cycling: the Dades and Todra

March 15th 2008
On our exploration of Morocco south of the High Atlas, we had originally considered cycling a loop from the Draa Valley village of Tansikht through Risani and Erfoud back to Ouarzazate, but soon realized we wouldn't have enough time to complete it before Kate had to catch her March 18 flight from Marrakech for a quick visit to the U.S. So, not wanting to pass up the Dades and Todra Gorges - "don' ... read more
Africa » Morocco » Souss-Massa-Draâ » Ouarzazate

Moroccan Flag In 788, about a century after the Arab conquest of North Africa, successive Moorish dynasties began to rule in Morocco. In the 16th century, the Sa'adi monarchy, particularly under Ahmad AL-MANSUR (1578-1603), repelled foreign invaders and inaugurate... ... read more
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Tot: 0.105s; Tpl: 0.008s; cc: 9; qc: 12; dbt: 0.0118s; 12; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 2; ; mem: 6.4mb