Ifrane - Tata
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Ifrane to Tata.
We woke early for the long drive to Tata. Myself and Steve had decided the route we wanted to take today. We could not just follow our Norwegian friends around all the time just because their car was unreliable and they couldn’t take too many risks with tougher routes. I have felt that I am not experiencing my holiday but tagging along behind somebody else all the time. I have spent a lot of time and money on this trip and I have decided to take some ownership back. Of course we are here to help each other along but there comes a point when you have to go your own way.
Today was fantastic. If you ever get the chance to drive between
The best town was one that had old style horse drawn carriages that were being used as taxis. At one petrol station there were a lot of kids hanging around so I started to give out some toys. The one thing I've noticed about here is that as soon as you start to give anything away, all of a sudden all of these kids appear from nowhere.
After the mountains the countryside completely changed. Now it is huge flat plains. These stretched for as far as you could see with the
Just before Marrakech we took a left and head for the
After the amazing drive down the mountains we drove for several more hours to the campsite at Tata.
This was this first night I’ve had to camp and it was in the car park. The ground was solid and we only just managed to get the tent pegs in. It doesn’t matter. Finally a day to remember. Stunning. I slept well, even on a rough car park floor.!