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Moroccan Hip-Hop artist–chic-riads-marrakech art scene

Moroccan hip-hop artist Famous in Morocco, SiSimo is one of the country’s best-loved hip-hop stars. He can be heard on the radio, seen on the TV and watched at festivals and concerts.  We heard about him from the excellent website www.moroccolondon.co.uk. They reported on his latest album ‘Bach Jay Bach Dayr’, which is now available

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Shopping, Haggling, Anti-Hassle Tips for Marrakech

Marrakech can be a culture shock for some – the almost medieval hustle and bustle of Marrakech is so completely different from what most travellers know that they often find themselves in situations to which they have no idea how to react. Here are a few tips: Shopping in Marrakech Shopping in Marrakech is an

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10 must places to see in Marrakech

1. Place Jemaa el Fna’ – main square of Marrakesh 2. Ali ben Youssef Medersa (Madrassa) and Mosque 3. Musée de Marrakech 4. Koubba el Badiyyin 5. El Bahia Palace 6. Markets – the suqs 7. Majorelle Gardens and the Museum of Islamic Art 8. Saadian Tombs 9. Ramparts of Marrakesh 10. Palais Dar Si

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What is a good time of year to go to Morocco?

Marrakech weather is sunny most of the time, making Marrakech an ideal year-round city break destination. Most visitors and residents consider spring, early summer and autumn to be the best time to visit Marrakech. March to June and September and October have some of the best weather in Marrakech, avoiding the extremes while being warm

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Are you wondering if Marrakech is worth a visit?

Morocco is a fascinating mix of Islamic, Arab, African and Berber cultures with the added dash of French culture. The people are very friendly and extremely hospitable. Throw in some pleasant cities, eye-boggling landscapes, colourful people, excellent beaches, good trekking, plenty of interesting shopping and there’s something for everyone. Marrakech is a uniquely exotic short

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Having a hammam

Having a hammam Tips for vising a public hammam What to wear or not wear in a hammam What to take to the hammam What to expect in the hammam What no to do in the hammam Scroll down for the answers … No trip to Morocco is complete without having tried the typical Moroccan

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FAQs Emergency help

We always help our guests if they have an emergency, whether it be sickness or following up with lost luggage at the airport, lost credit cards – we’re here to help. Please scroll down for the answers. What are the numbers for emergency services in Marrakech? What happens if my passport is lost? Below some

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FAQs Health-related

Please scroll down for the answers. Do I need any vaccinations before arriving? Any health tips? Is it safe to eat at the food stalls in the main square? Is it safe to drink the water in Marrakesh? What happens if I get sick? Do I need any vaccinations before arriving? There are no compulsory

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FAQs Riad-related (Riad Sapphire and Spa in Marrakech)

    Please scroll down for the answers. What are check-in and check-out times in the riad? How far is Marrakech airport from the riad? Can friends stay over in a riad in Marrakech? Can I do laundry in the riad? Should I tip the riad staff? Can I smoke in the riad? What are

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FAQs about Marrakech

  Please scroll down for the answers. Can I get alcohol in Marrakech? Where can I smoke? What languages are useful in Morocco? How much should I tip in restaurants? Should I tip a taxi driver? What guidebook do you recommend? Can I use my own mobile phone in Marrakech? What is the best way

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