Videos tagged with "tinfou"
Tour of Morocco [13:51]
A tour of Morocco in November 2006 with a group of friendly French people, starting at Agadir, then Taroudant, Quarzazate, the Vallée du Draa, the Dunes de Tinfou, the Gorges du Todra then over the high Atlas mountains to Marrakech and thence back to Agadir.
Tags: Morocco (Country) Agadir, Taroudant, Quarzazate, the Vallée du Draa, the Dunes de Tinfou, the Gorges du Todra, Atlas mountains, Marrakech
southern morocco [13:08]
traveling through southern morocco in spring. start was in agadir. from there it went over taroudant to zagora. then the way led away from zagora on the N12 ( road) in the direction of tighremet and from there to erfoud. from erfoud over tinghir and kelaat m´gouna in the direction of ouarzazate. the next target was marracech and from there back to agadir over A7 ( road )
Tags: Southern, Morocco, Ait, Ben, Haddou, Ouarzazate, Skoura, High, Atlas, Mountains, Tinfou, Marrakech, Erfoud, Rissani, Desert, Kasbah, Zagora, Erg, Chebbi, Agadir
Globe Trekker - Morocco with Ian Wright [33:55]
Ian Wright travels to Morocco on the Northwestern tip of Africa. It's a country of stark desert, high mountain ranges, and some of the most richly cultured cities in the world. He begins his journey in the port of Tangier, where most travellers enter the country. He shares a ride with an American businesswoman far as the small market town of Chaouen, and picks up some valuable tips about travelling in Morocco. He then hitches to the walled city of Fez, through the Rif mountains, the country's main Hashish growing region. Fez remains the most complete medieval city in the Arab world, and is Morocco's religious capital. Ian spends a day exploring the Medina and winding back-alleys, before heading for the hammam, where he experiences a violent Moroccan massage. Ian continues his journey to the village of Tamtachoute in the High Altas Mountains, where he's invited to stay the night with a local family - to a Moroccan a guest is a gift from Allah, and he's made to feel very welcome. Next day he witnesses Aid El Kabir, one of the Islamic world's oldest and most important religious festivals celebrating the time when Abraham was asked by God to slaughter his son, Isaac. Every family that can afford to buys a sheep and slaughters it at home. Ian hires a motorbike and heads down the Dades Valley to Zagora, following the route of a thousand Kasbahs, an ancient caravan trail that runs out to the desert. He embarks on a two day camel trek form the village of Tinfou, but unfortunately ...
Tags: +Globe, Trekker, +Ian, Wright, +Morocco, +Africa, +Fez, +Rif, Mountains, +Arab, +Hashish, Fes (City/Town/Village), +Medina, +Atlas, +Aid, El, Kabir, +Dades, Valley, +Zagora, +Tinfou, +Marrakech, +Mount, Toubkal, +Essaouira, Marrakesh (City/Town/Village)