Mountains Of Morocco: Day 11

We’ll trek along the coast to and trek to little port of Sidi Ahmed Srir. Camp. It will take about 5 – 6 hours.

DO YOU KNOW: Moroccan Nawal El Moutawakel accomplished something in the world of sports that was a first in her country? What was it?

ANSWER: She was the first Moroccan and the first woman from a Muslim majority country to win an Olympic gold medal. She did it in the 400m Hurdles at the 1984 Los Angeles games. King Hassan II declared that all girls born the day of her victory were to be named in her honor.

DID YOU KNOW: Tafedna is a small fishing village. The fishing industry in Morocco accounts for 56% of the agricultural market and 16% of total exports. The Kingdom is considered the largest fish market in Africa.

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