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We publish the recipes for the Moroccan dishes served in our riad in Marrakech. Check out our website for the latest – Moroccan fish tagine with chermoula Already featured: Baghrir (or beghrir) Moroccan pancakes Carrot and coriander soup Aubergine salad Moroccan lamb tagine Tagin of chicken with preserved lemons and olives Bon appetit!
Each June the charming port town of Essaouira comes to life with the rhythmic beats of the Gnaoua World Music Festival This year’s festival took place from May 14 to 17 and the final concert took place Sunday, May 17th. The festival has become so popular that it has been described as the “Woodstock of Morocco”. You can
Moroccan avant-garde photographer and artist Hassan Hajjaj may have relocated to London many moons ago, but he remains one of Morocco’s brightest photographers and artists. Born in Larache in 1961, today Hajjaj splits his time between Marrakech and London. Hajjaj is a self-taught artist whose work includes portraiture, installation, performance, fashion, and interior design. We
On those hot days in Marrakesh cool down in our lovely riad pool, a larger than average riad pool. Relax in any of our two courtyards or on the roof terrace Book directly from our secure official website [www.riadsapphire.com] for the best deals.
e have written about the work of Hamid Khantour previously. We now have a mini-exhibition of his paintings in the small courtyard of our riad, Riad Sapphire and Spa in Marrakech. They may be purchased by our clients – he will come and roll up the paintings for transport home. Related articles Marrakech Snapshots
If you’re in the market for some leather bags – but don’t particularly want what is on offer in the souks – go to Guèliz. There are a couple of stores along the main shopping street, Mohamed V, around the crossroads with Rue de la Liberté, that offer modern styles and much better quality than
Marrakesh named world’s best destination in TripAdvisor 2015 Travellers’ Choice The new Travelers’ Choice #1 Destination in the world is Marrakech – described as a magical place, brimming with markets, gardens, palaces, and mosques. A wonderful juxtaposition of chaos and calm, modern and traditional, the exotic and the familiar –
Already #3 on Tripadvisor, this restaurant on the road between Riad Laarous and Bab Doukkala has shot up on the popularity list. It is easily accessible from our riad, Riad Sapphire and Spa. From the square at Riad Laarous, take the road west that leads past the Mohamed V high school. The restaurant is on
Fairly new restaurant in the medina of Marrakech. Good place to stop for lunch on your way to the Medersa Ben Youssef, Marrakech Musuem or the Maison de la Photographie. Recommended by clients who told us it was a great find – good food, good value, good wifi and nice music. There are several