Monthly Archives: September 2013

So Many Pictures and So Little Time

The days are flying by and so filled with the unexpected that it is difficult to know what to share with everyone. When I return home I will attempt to add more pictures to the blog and fill in the … Continue reading

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Moulay Idriss

We have the opportunity to stay with a Moroccan family in this hilltop village and share a home cooked meal. They have a rather large home that allows them to have guest quarters and we spend a fantastic evening with … Continue reading

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Rabat Whitewashed Kasbah

Our first night in Casablanca and we have a meeting to meet with our guide for the week, Abdulla, and also the rest of our group of eleven people. We have two other couples and the rest are single women … Continue reading

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Arrived in Casablanca

After leaving a rainy Portugal we flew this morning to Madrid and then on to Morocco. We felt a real sense of being in a new unfamiliar world upon arriving at the airport there. We went directly to the train … Continue reading

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Lazy Day

Weather is cloudy and gray again, so much so that we stay indoors most of the day. We read, go out to lunch instead of dinner, do laundry and prepare for our departure tomorrow and mainly just lay low. Here … Continue reading

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It’s a BEAUTIFUL Morning!

Another cloudy morning and Mike gets up to take some pictures. We take the bus to Lagos and get our bus tickets for Thursday to Lisbon. We will leave very early Friday morning to fly to Morocco. Lagos seems like … Continue reading

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Looks like rain!?!

It’s Monday and we awoke to cloudy, gray weather, NOT a beach day! So we take a day trip to Sagres which was also gray and gloomy but we enjoyed it just the same. There is lots of history in … Continue reading

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Beach Days

Our first full day in Salema is just a day on the beach taking in the sun, the people and the breezes. We start the morning off with breakfast on the rooftop of our place. I walk the beach for … Continue reading

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Leaving Spain for the moment…

We must say that on our return to Valencia we found we really were beginning to warm up to it. It is not as clean and polished as Madrid or Barcelona but it began to work a small city   … Continue reading

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Bad Day…sort of…

Our side trip to Barcelona was well worth the effort! We had the most fantastic time and I wish I had the photos to prove it! Unfortunately and very sadly my brand new iPhone was stolen while I was in … Continue reading

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