More photos of hotels March 16th 2015 I'll post some photos of the riad (small b&b) wheree we stayed in Fez. The place was owned by a wealthy Jewish family that left when Israel was founded. (A large Jewish emmigration happened later after 1967.) The current owner's grandfather bought 3 of the houses for his extended family.
The carvings, mosiacs, etc. are phonemal.
So here are photos. ... read more
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
Now I'm camping all over the eastern US with my R-pod, a small camper trailer.
I retired. In 2006 I finished volunteering in Guatemala,
finished being a foreign expert at Nanjing Normal University in China, from August 2006 to July 2007.
For the years afterward, I have traveled several places in the USA; visited a spa in Mexico; northern Europe in February '08 with friends from China. June 2011 another trip to Mexico, to Rio Caliente Spa. But staying home got boring. So I'm still camping the country and visiting relatives and friends all over the place.
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