Morocco – Dades Gorge
Red, white and Blue are the main stunning colours of the Dades Gorge. Red for the sandstone throughout the Gorge itself, white for the snowcapped Atlas Mountains, and the deep blue sky.
It’s another 5 km climb from the village at the head of the gorge. you can see the narrow track winding round through the painting, with a cyclist or two panting up it!
The Dades Gorge is a favourite place for cyclists and hikers. There are caves dotted about, dry wadis, and lots of goats with children looking after them.
Down the wide open moon like landscape behind us we found an entirely different landscape. I never could get over the enormous contrasts at every turn….