November 1, 2011 – Between Essaouira and Agadir
Latitude: N 30°/ Longitude: W 9°/ Altitude: 401m
Rocks & Thorns – my two favorite things to camp on. Those who are smart refill the big holes that are scattered around and put their tents there (me – not smart…).
November 2, 2011 – Between Guelmin and Tan-Tan
Latitude: N 28°/ Longitude: W 10°/ Altitude: 228m
More rocks, but less thorns (yeah!). While electricity flows over our heads we enjoy a luscious birthday dinner with three types of curry, cake and candles. Life’s sweet (though dirty…)
November 3, 2011 – Past Layounne
Latitude: N 28°/ Longitude: W 13°/ Altitude: 70m
Yes, this is the dessert! And no, we haven’t come across a drinking water tab in days.
November 4, 2011 – Somewhere past the Tropic of Cancer
Latitude: N 23°/ Longitude: W 16°/ Altitude: 87m
Ah, water! OK, it does a have bit of a sulfur smell to it and usually the camels drink from the through. But a bath is a bath…
Awake in the morning to a beautiful blanket of stars. And if you’re lucky you might just see a shooting star…
Just be aware that the further South you get the more likely it is you’ll have land mines planted left and right off the road – no bush camping here!