It is our base amongst the great dunes and in the main is built from the earth that surrounds it.
Whilst its charm is undeniable, it is the Berber hospitality that makes it a jewel.
After days spent in the wilds, what a place to return to where your every need is solicitously tended.
Once more, one is brought into hearth and home as an honoured guest. Here strangers are friends yet to be met and doors and hearts are always open.
My deep gratitude to Daoud (Nancy) and Boudi, truly wonderful hosts and now dear friends.
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