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April 17th 2019
The mind is free and the slightest thought has great influence ~ Moroccan Proverb HE SAID... Today we were travelling northwest from Taroudannt to Essaouira (via Agadir). After a whistle-stop visit to Taroudannt (where we explored the town’s red-mud walls ramparts and crowd-free souqs), we jumped into our minibus and headed to Agadir on the Atlantic coast. We were taking the scenic coastal rou ... read more
Africa » Morocco » Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz » Essaouira

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
3rd November 2019

Shopping in the souks
We loved Morocco and I love bargaining. One of the gentlemen told me he thought I had Berber blood in me. I laughed and thanked him. I love the sardines in Essaouira. We bought a bunch of music to take home.
4th November 2019

Re: Shopping in the souks
Ah I clearly don't have Berber blood as I really really really dislike the bargaining process. Give me clearly marked set prices any day! :)

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