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Thursday, September 3, 1998
Aït Oudinar, Morocco
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Aït Oudinar, Morocco:
Latitude: 31° 31' 15" North
Longitude: 5° 55' 50" West
Altitude: 4936 feet
From Seattle: 6278 miles
Lodging: Hostel - Hôtel La Gazelle du Dadés

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Today's Travel:
Country: Morocco
Region: The Dadés Valley
Weather: Sunny / Partial Sun

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Light on gorge wall Dadés Valley, Morocco

Gorge Dadés Valley, Morocco

James, Marian, James, and Jennifer Dadés Valley, Morocco

James, Marian, Jennifer, and I Dadés Valley, Morocco

Down valley (towards hotel) Dadés Valley, Morocco

All photo images © 1997-2000 Anthony Jones - Images may not be used without prior written approval.

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Trip Stats to Date:
Day: 511
Linear Dist: 123693
Countries Visited: 35
Regions Visited: 148
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Hotels: 119
Friends / Family: 154
Camping: 42
Hostels: 140
Transit: 49
Other Lodging: 6
Beers: 1922
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Journal Entry:
Slept in! After getting up before sunrise the last two days it was pure heaven to not have to get up. Had a leisurely breakfast with the gang, played cards, and worked on my journal.

Went for an evening walk up the gorge. It's so beautiful and tranquil, quite unlike the frantic hustle of the last several days. Very unlike the rest of Morocco. Watched the sun light crawl up the canyon walls as the sun started to set the clouds on fire and stopped to talk to the Berbers who live here. As it started to get dark I turned back to the hotel.


Related Sites:
US State Department Consular Information Sheets: Morocco
CIA World Fact Book: Morocco

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