Riad Mesc el Lil

88 Derb Snane, Marrakech, 40000, Morocco | Hotel
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A travel blog entry by rhs

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In Morocco, small streets are called derbs.
The riad (small hotel) we stayed at in Marrakech was in Derb Snane, deep in the Mouassine section of the old medina.
This beautifull and lovingly restored, 17C riad called Mesc el Lil, is owned and run by the delightful, former New Zealander, …

Out of Africa ( south)

A travel blog entry by jkjohnson


... large brown eyes. As kids, some of us were embarrassed for her when we stumbled across bare breasted tribal women hidden deep inside the glossy pages of National Geographic. Others slightly resented her with millions of starving children. We sat alone at the dinner table, chastised, long after the plates had cleared, chewing on fatty chunks of meat floating in cold irish stew. We have been in Africa for two ...

Cape Town: Feel the rhythm

A travel blog entry by jkjohnson


... Under the expansive food tent, the Saturday crowd devours everything from barbecued springbok paninis to kingclip sushi rolls. Craft brewers pull pints of cold lager and local vintners pour glasses Sauvignon blanc. The solo musician loops djembe beats below the primal drone of the dijereedoo. The crowd bounces to the rhythm. We venture south to the Cape of Good Hope located at the most south westerly point of Africa. Here the basal shale mountains ...

Snake Charmers, Snails and Monkey Tales

A travel blog entry by sashadasha


... day outing to the Sahara desert. As we have seen other sandy deserts before such as Namib and Arabia we decided not to go. Besides, we were aware how cruelly the camels were treated so we did not want to do anything to support that practice. A day in the Atlas mountains was the adventure we longed for.

We were shopping around all day and prices varied wildly for the same tour. We booked it by the end of the day and paid only half of the ...

An arrival in Marrakesh

A travel blog entry by henry99

... was in no way boring men were butchering chickens and goats in the middle of the street throwing the guts onto a large pile of rubbish swarming with flies and cats and dogs. Children roamed the streets in packs as young as 4 playing with live chicks by the crate full. Even if i tried i would never be able to find my way back, there or even out so the man we followed we had to trust with ...

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This hotel, located on 88 Derb Snane, Marrakech, is near Ali Ben Youssef Medersa (Madrasa), Bahia Palace, El Badi Palace, and Museum of Marrakesh.
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