CCCL Elderhostel Food Mausoleum Medina House Souk


Morocco: Melting Pot of Cultures

October 20 - November 6, 2007


at the Rabat, Morocco airport


our host institution

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greeted with sweet mint tea



our hotel in Rabat


Farah Cherif tells us about Morocco


we tour Rabat

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Farah tells us about Moroccan costumes


we served as models

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Abdelhay Moudden tells us of the Moroccan Monarchy


Dr. Lahcen Haddad about Moroccan Identities


Salima El Mandjra introduces us to Moroccan Architecture and life in the Medina


we visit the souk

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Doha Lmachichi demonstrates Moroccan Cooking

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a musical evening in Rabat

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On our Tour


a stop in Assilah

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in Tangier


a visit to the American Legation

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viewed the Strait of Gibraltar

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traditional lunch


Dar Sana'a, the traditional arts school

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carpet shopping

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Abdelhay Moudden tells us of his olive press in Ouazane

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Roman Mosaic in Volubilis

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gate to the Medina of Fez

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drive to the desert at Erfoud

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Sadik Rddad tells us about Dates and Palm trees

Photos of Rissani


the sand dunes


the camel rides

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our Nomad camp

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chat with the women of the village

Photos of our visit to the Hassi Labiad Association


we are told of desert irrigation systems

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traditional Berber architecture

Photos of the Atlas Mountains


Todra Gorge

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Koutoubia Mosque in Marrakech

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we were given a tour of Bahia Palace

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Photos of Marrakech


at the dinner in Marrakech


the sacrifice of the lamb in our Farewell dinner at CCCL in Rabat


musical sendoff before returning home


home to give our children their new Moroccan clothes

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