Stuck Between a Rock and a Hard Place â€“ The Todra Gorge September 27th 2011 Now for some dirty talk!
The journey continued through the dusty roads of the desert through the Mid Atlas mountains to the Todra Gorge. That afternoon I went to my first bathhouse to get steamed, slimed with savon noir (palm soap), roughed up by a tabbeya (bath attendant) with a mean kissa (pumice glove), and doused with warm water. All modesty aside, we stripped down to our panties. I joked wi ... read more
Africa » Morocco » Anti-Atlas 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
I'm off once again on another year long adventure. Through this travel blog, I'm hoping to share some wonderful experiences and images with my family and friends so that they too will be on the journey with me.... full info