Rasbro's Ramblings No 4 January 12th 2012 Ahh, Morocco, I hear you murmur - land of camels, souks, hashish, leather and tagines! Yes, it is all of those and so much more - more plastic bottles, plastic bags, plastic containers and generally a huge rubbish tip! Having said that, the people are friendly, the weather is very pleasant for January in the Northern hemisphere and there are a few new birds to identify.
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Africa » Morocco 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
We are a self funded retirees and are very active hikers, although we have dropped the large backpacks and now limit ourselves mainly to day hikes. When the weather turns chilly we sometimes hit the slopes for some downhill and cross country skiing. We also have an interest in bird watching and more recently geocaching and these hobbies fit easily with our walking. I was born in the UK but emigrated to Australia as a child. Brian was born and bred in South Australia. We are now based in the UK and have commenced motorhoming over here again. We spent nearly five years here from 2003 whilst we w... full info