Travel Blogs from Marrakech, Morocco

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Marrakech - no I don't need a carpet..., Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Marrakech - no I don't need a carpet...

A travel blog entry by richlum

... 3 hours and then let everyone back in at 4am. Like most services in Italy seems to be run by clowns. So arrived at Marrakech on Friday morning after zero sleep Thursday night at Pisa airport and a couple of hours sleep on the overnight train from Sicily ...

Marrakech - Hectic!, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Marrakech - Hectic!

A travel blog entry by sophiatravels

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The medina (old town) of Marrakech is one of the least peaceful places we've been to in a while. Getting from A to B is a difficult but fun process of weaving between people, cats, donkey carts, horse-drawn carriages, cars and mopeds. Combined with the ...

Last days of Marrakesh, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Last days of Marrakesh

A travel blog entry by beckerworldtrip

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... sums up the Moroccan people, as we have gotten to know so well over the past month. Of course there are people in the states who would do this for you, but it is such a normal thing here in Morocco. I wanted to record this in my blog before I forgot ...

Marrakesh, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Marrakesh

A travel blog entry by steve.brine

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... me apart from the bus and there were snowy mountains on the horizon. Everything was so quiet. And then... Marrakech. Hustle, bustle, tight spaces, Arabic, heat. Morocco is a kick in the butt for the senses as touts are numerous as are people and ...

Crossing the Mid-Atlas to the Saharan Desert, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Crossing the Mid-Atlas to the Saharan Desert

A travel blog entry by gmscholz

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... for work and pleasure, so we prefer to see something different… but as we travelled through the harsh and hot landscape of Morocco we decided as arid ecologists it would be crazy for us not to visit the desert and a chance to see the biggest desert ...

The Souss, High Atlas & Anti Atlas 8-Day Finale, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

The Souss, High Atlas & Anti Atlas 8-Day Finale

A travel blog entry by michellendave

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  May 23, 2014  OUED BEHRIL to MARRAKECH 181Km in the morning Our motel on the edge of Oued Behril turned out to be a lucky find. After breakfast of fresh orange juice, Laughing Cow cheese on fresh bread, a few olives and marmalade, we were on ...

Marrakech, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Marrakech

A travel blog entry by veroyjorge

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Marrakesh, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Marrakesh

A travel blog entry by goneforawhile

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... 2 of us. I could get used to being served and waited on! Very easily! (Very very easily). We had a first hammam experience in Morocco too. I couldn’t bring myself to go to a public one, I was too shy! I could just foresee some really humiliating ...

Au Revoir Marrakech, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Au Revoir Marrakech

A travel blog entry by rebshark

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We enjoyed breakfast in the hotel - and you could really feel the French influence.  We had all sorts of flaky pastries and fresh fig jam.  We went off in search of the sights, which aren't all that much to see.  We visited the Almoravid Koubba - ...

Hayden and Gill in the Scoob, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Hayden and Gill in the Scoob

A travel blog entry by darrenhough74

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... ’s finest artisans starting in the 1860’s.  Dar Si Said on the other hand is a monument to morocco’s finest artisans highlighting Marrakesh’s graceful riad architecture and local craftsmanship. A tough choice but we went for ...

Gladiator!, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Gladiator!

A travel blog entry by peillsonwheels

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... believed to have been built as early as the 11th century.  It is located en route from the Sahara Desert to Marrakech, and it served as a resting point for caravans making this trip to sell their products in the markets in Marrakech. From the ...

Marrakech #1, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Marrakech #1

A travel blog entry by mys

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... besides a 15kg bagage limit, no food on board and no seat tickets, lowcost Ryanair is just like normal airlines. Finally Marrakech, 9:30, 20°C. After dogs having checked some baggage for money or drugs, we got some amount of inconverible dirhams (1e ...

Thank Goodness for Pizza, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Thank Goodness for Pizza

A travel blog entry by tmm

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... stall 2 doors down always carries the exact same thing), the prices are the best. (After finishing my trip to Morocco, I can tell you that yes, Marrakech IS the best place to shop. Fez is cheaper for some things, but there are less stalls close together ...

2 days in desert, arrive Marrakesh, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

2 days in desert, arrive Marrakesh

A travel blog entry by barneyandpier

2 days in desert, arrive ...

Marrakech **, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Marrakech **

A travel blog entry by loelai

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one of the liveliest places on earth, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

one of the liveliest places on earth

A travel blog entry by salkelely

bye bye ...

Marrakech to the Mountain, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Marrakech to the Mountain

A travel blog entry by shelwar83

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... made it back to the cafe soleil in 4 hours (seeing a lizard on the way yey!). We'd arranged to share a taxi back to Marrakech with the spanish guy (pedro) and two english guys who had also been on the mountain, so we dropped off our rented equipment ...

The wheels on the bus go round and round, Marrakesh, Morocco travel blog

The wheels on the bus go round and round

A travel blog entry by twovines

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... room here as well, better than the front really! As predicted, it does rain on the way back, but nothing much. Back in Marrakech it's just a fifteen minute walk to our hotel. The taxi drivers think they have seen us coming and are demanding 50 Dh for ...

Marrakech, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Marrakech

A travel blog entry by tilman

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... ) is close to Djema el Fna. Other highlights were a trip to Atlas mountains and a visit of Le Jardin Majorelles in Marrakech...! ´ My favourite dish was vegetarian couscous. The new city is quite clean, full of roses, lemon and orange trees and ...

What a Moment!, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

What a Moment!

A travel blog entry by cupcrazy1994

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... health care to 30 million Americans. I am so proud of my country, my family and my friends. Mucho amor from Espana (now Morocco), Corey How will the bill effect you? Helpful Graphic Explanation Jon's Note: This is a travel blog and not a political ...

Scorpions, bed bugs and big cops, oh my!, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Scorpions, bed bugs and big cops, oh my!

A travel blog entry by beckerworldtrip

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... thoroughly our visit in Morocco. I’ve never seen anything like it. We had a very late lunch in the High Atlas Mountains, and hours later pulled into Marrakech. The girls started their online schooling and didn’t finish until early ...

the end of the begginning, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

the end of the begginning

A travel blog entry by emilita

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essouira was a lovely stop off- the coolest place in morocco, and also one of the most westernized, being a tourist destination. this made it a bit less threatening, and i did lots of wandering on my own, plus got a henna tattoo. then did lots of ...

Busy doing nothing, Marrakesh, Morocco travel blog

Busy doing nothing

A travel blog entry by twovines

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Today's plan is to sit by the pool and chill...all day! We rise at 9am. It has been raining. We wander down to the local cafe for breakfast. Brrr, it's actually quite cold. We decide to sit inside rather than on the terrace today. We return to hotel. ...

Marrakech Madness, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Marrakech Madness

A travel blog entry by rebshark

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So after 43 hours of travel - including a whirlwind stop in Washington, DC - we arrived in Marrakech, Morocco.  We flew into Casablanca and took the train straight away.  The ride through the country side was interesting - there are a lot more cactus ...

Marrakech, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Marrakech

A travel blog entry by cora_explorer

Ok so I am in Marrakech, was not to sure how to begin this blog, because I am not to sure how I feel about Marrakech.  While I am thrilled I came, I probably will never come again. When I first arrived I headed to customs, which took quite a long ...

Battling on our own, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Battling on our own

A travel blog entry by bigbenn

... on the roof of one of the taxis. We then sped along in the cramped, hot taxis for two and half hours before arriving at Marrakech. We found our way to our Riad - hotel - where we were rather rudely welcomed, and after some problems filling out all our ...

Marrakech #2, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Marrakech #2

A travel blog entry by mys

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... atractive place! The best thing to do is climb to the terrace, where one can enjoy a marvelous 360° view around. The whole Marrakech is completely flat and only the south is dominated by the Atlas mountains. Quite funny to see palms and storks [which ...

Marrakech, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Marrakech

A travel blog entry by weixiao

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... wanted to relax and Marrakech is not the place for that! It doesn't take long to reach some true natural beauty from Marrakech, squeezed into a long distance taxi through the dusty and yellow landscape for about 3 hrs. Par exemple the Ouzoud cascades are ...

Marrakech Express!, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

Marrakech Express!

A travel blog entry by zolab

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... . She met her husband on the roof at night when her parents were asleep. Today, we went in to the main square in Marrakech. I saw snake charmers and got to hold a mamba, watch two cobras fight, hold a chameleon and a strange orange lizard, and a ...

I Don't Want to Crap in My Pants!, Marrakech, Morocco travel blog

I Don't Want to Crap in My Pants!

A travel blog entry by pwong

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... were some pretty tight passes into oncoming traffic – Marianna remarked that she was surprised we survived the drive back to Marrakech.  We were dropped off at the end of one of the pedestrian streets that radiates outwards from the Place, and ...

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