Travel Blogs from Marrakech
... get on that vino sharon. I despair... Touch down! And it's thunderstorming....for like 10 mins of downpour. Met Lara who had to wait while my passport controller went for a cheeky slash and a mint tea, holding up the line for a good 30 mins. Shared a taxi to the place jemaa el fna, met a helpful young laddo who took us to the road....who also asked for a tip, ...
... in up to 4 languages! English however was a newer language to the country with the tourism for many years coming mainly from Europe. Dinner was as to be expected from a market square. We opted for a mix shiska plate , a pastilla (moroccan version of a pie) and the cous cous. We couldn't say it was the best meal we had eaten, we still weren't even sure what the different meats where, but it was extremely cheap (coming to about Aud10 including ...
... of the Marrakech Medina. In the mornings it has a large market selling medicinal plants, freshly squeezed orange juice, nuts and confectionary. But at night it really comes alive with pop up grill stands/restaurants, musicians, dancers and snake-charmers. We were quite hungry so headed to one of the grill stands for dinner. We got olives, chilli sauce, bread, vegetable couscous, mixed meat grilled skewers and yummy potato ...
... It was not for lack of the vendors trying to lure us in, however, one even spoke to me in Afrikaans! Another guaranteed no diarrhea for 2 years if we chose his stall, but we still resisted. Marc and Matthew were “encouraged” to handle the snakes by the local snake charmer, and 2 women gave Caitlin a “free” henna tattoo on her arm and ...
Soooo Thursday afternoon about 30 of us left for Marrakech. We got in after dark but flying over the desert we could still see some of the dunes and it was absolutely beautiful. Once we were out of the airport, however, the culture shock began. The taxi driver wanted to charge us way too much to bring us to the hostel and that was just the beginning. Driving on a main road leaving the airport there were no lanes drawn on the street! People were driving ...
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Other places to stay in Marrakech
Avenue de France, Marrakech | 3 star hotelfrom $70
- Buenas verduras
- No tienen aire acondicionado
- Nice pool!
Rue Harroun Errachid, Marrakech | 5 star hotelfrom $189
- Great Hotel
- Excellent Hotel
- Very nice
Avenue Hassan II, Marrakech | 4 star hotelfrom $49
Avenue Mahomed VI, Marrakech | 5 star hotelfrom $379
- Cucarachas !!!
- Beautiful Garden
- Lovely Hotel
Route de Fes - Km6, Marrakech | 4 star hotelfrom $69
- Parlez vous Anglais?
- Good quad biking excursion
Avenue Mohammed VI, Marrakech | 5 star hotelfrom $117
- Horrible experience at 5 stars hotel...
- Séjour très agréable
- Attentive Care and desire to make guests comfortable and happy
Les Jardins de la Palmeraie II, Marrakech | 4 star hotelfrom $73
Les Jardins de la Palmeraie, Marrakech | 5 star hotelfrom $141
- Hôtel superbe, ambiance pas terrible
- Un hôtel décevant, et qui a besoin d'être rénové
- Jamais plus!
Circuit de la Palmeraie - BP 1585, Marrakech | 4 star hotelfrom $133
- Wonderful food and attentive staff
- It's Ok - but annoying
- Wundervolles Hotel, schlechter Service
Avenue Mohammed VI, Marrakech | 5 star hotelfrom $87
Km 4 route d'Amezmiz, Marrakech | 5 star hotelfrom $100
Ave Hassan 1er, Marrakech | 5 star hotelfrom $104
- Fine Hotel with Superb Staff
- Truly 5 stars
- Great Ambience
Avenue du President Kennedy, Marrakech | 4 star hotelfrom $56
- Le rêve sans la piscine
- Enjoyed our stay
Avenue du President Kennedy, Marrakech | 4 star hotelfrom $76
PO Box 1567, Marrakech | 4 star hotelfrom $100
154 Med El Beqal Street, Marrakech | 4 star hotelfrom $49
Route de Casablanca, Marrakech | 4 star hotelfrom $55
- Quel gachis!
- Une bonne adresse
- Don't go here
Quartier Semlalia, Av. Abdelkrim Khattabi , Marrakech | 4 star hotelfrom $63
- Same As Past Reports
- Very nice - not perfect
- Fab interiors, irritating location
Avenue Mohammed VI, Marrakech | 3 star hotelfrom $50
30 avenue Moulay R'chid , Marrakech | 4 star hotelfrom $55
- Hotel nice but keep reading
- Bon hotel
- 4* more like 1* Please read on...
Rue Ibrahim El Mazini - Hivernage, Marrakech | 4 star hotelfrom $123
- Petit-déjeuner décevant
- Bien mieux que prévu
- Horrid !
Ave Abdelkrim Khattabi, Marrakech | 3 star hotelfrom $42
Avenue Bab Jdid, Marrakech | 5 star hotelfrom $556