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TripAdvisor Reviews Kasbah Agafay Marrakech
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Today dawns with a dazzling blue sky and perfect temperatures (low 70s) for our day of touring in Marrakech. We see an historic olive garden, a towering minaret, ancient tombs, a gorgeous palace, a warren of souks, and the vibrant central square. All of this is a full day in itself, but the social whirl dosn't stop. Tonight we ...
... we twist and turn through narrow alleys to a door which opens into a historic home steeped in Moroccan traditions. Our gracious host has thrown a lavish party, and invited some of the locals – one of whom has owned a Riad here for over 30 years (he hails from South Dakota originally). This wonderful gentleman has amazing stories to tell, and he invites us to his home for a party tomorrow night. We are overwhelmed, and gratefully ...
... with soup and bread. By the time dinner was finished it was 1:00 in the morning on Sunday. We very quickly went up to bed as we had a 7:3 start later that day.
The first day was spent on a coach for the majority of the time on the coach. We drove around looking at different buildings. We saw the 14th century walls and the Ali Ben Youssef Mosque. The first thing I noticed was the increase of heat in ...
... to marinate for a little bit. Poor Sarah saw much more of me than she ever thought but i was very relaxed and smooth when we were finished. After that not knowing what to do we decided to make our way back into the square and stop at a cafe we had lunch at for a drink prior to dinner. As we walked through the souk to get to the cafe we were cat called a few times, I was wearing my new scarf i had brought when i got yelled at "you are beautiful, buy ...
... it was a short walk up to the Ben Youssef Medersa which was an Islamic school, which housed 900 students, I have no idea how many students would have squeezed into so many tiny, almost prison like cells - just incredible. The students apparently memorized the Qur'an by rote, I guess if they didn't they would have been locked up for longer. The school was founded and built during the 14th century, however, almost completely rebuilt under the Saadian rulers in the 1560s! ...