Morocco summer 2009

(Guillaume) Morocco… our first travel on two wheels. When I looked at our photos to prepare this article I realised how much we were newbies in travelling… so I am a bit ashamed about some photos. Well, let’s show you!

First concern, how can we put all the stuff we (believe we) needed in only two panniers:

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dsc00227I managed to put everything on the bike, and go to Malaga, where I met Laure who took the train to avoid two highway days.

We celebrate the beginning of our holidays in a chinese restaurant, Laure was very happy ;-)

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The next day we crossed the mediterranean sea and had our first impressions on the african ground.

Along the sea the landscape is mediterranean.

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It turns to be mountains with altitude lakes of a very nice blue p1000610p1000653

Todgha Valley

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and the desert!P1000747

Then we rode to the Atlantic ocean, rested a bit at Essaouira. Too bad you can not experience the smell…

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We rode back to the Atlas to reach the mountains and fresh air P1000922

Then visited MarrakechP1010024P1010077

On the way to the North we had the chance to be invited in a wedding.P1010895  We had a great time in Volubilis and ChefchaouenP1010232

and finally after the ferry and a stop in Barcelona we were happy to spend some days in Nimes with some friendsP1010323

A few days later… back at work with some travel projects in mind…