The Great Oasis Valleys Travel Guide

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This particular southeastern corner holds some of Morocco's greatest sights, principally the Sahara's picture-perfect undulating dunes near Merzouga, and the Tafilalt date palmery. It's best to avoid Er-Rachidia, a colonial town with little to offer, and even Erfoud, too, if possible, as it's full of touts. Now that the road to Merzouga is completely paved, you can drive straight there without stopping. For traveling anywhere in the desert, ensure you have enough cash, charged batteries, bottled water, and toiletries to see you through for several days until you get to a major town.

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The Great Oasis Valleys Hotels

Hotels on the southern oasis routes generally range from mediocre to primitive, with several charming spots and a few luxury... read more

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The Great Oasis Valleys Restaurants

Far from the set-menu Moroccan cuisine of the urban palaces, the fare along the southern oasis routes leans to hearty... read more

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