Fes to Marrakech via the Atlas mountains and Sahara desert May 10th 2017 The next stage of our trip in Morocco was a four day trip from Fes to Marrakech via the Atlas mountains and the Sahara desert.
Day One - Fes to Merzouga via Ifrane, the Atlas mountains and Midelt
We were picked up from our hotel in Fes at 9am; we walked out of the medina, hopped in the car and set off towards Ifrane. On the way out of Fes we drove past plantations of fruit trees and farms.
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Africa » Morocco » Meknès-Tafilalet » Merzouga 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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