Club Med Marrakech La Palmeraie
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We woke surprisingly chipper after a sleep in (it wouldn't last) and headed off for a breakfast as meager as the previous day, following it up with a trip to a restaurant get an actual meal to start us off. Back at the hotel we checked in on the others from the night before and found them in a bit of a state. With our bus leaving at 2pm, there wasn't much to do except pack bags and have a last look around the city. The evils of the previous night eventually caught me up and we had ...
... horse to the top) and was the original that defined the square African style of minaret design. A little further around from the mosque we visited the Saadian Tombs. A royal cemetery, the members of royalty buried in beautifully decorated rooms and their important advisors or soldiers in the beautiful gardens outside. Apparently the tombs disappeared from memory until a French pilot snapped some ariel photos and it was rediscovered. After this we visited Bahia ...
Today we walked through the souks to get to the Jardins Majorelle. This is a beautiful garden. We saw some turtles in the lily pond, some huge cacti and pretty flowers. We went into the museum and saw lots of Berber things. We saw lots ...
... to become a significant cultural, religious and trading centre for the Maghreb and sub-Saharan Africa.
The city declined later when it became surpassed by the city of Fes but in the early 16th century, it regained its status as capital of the kingdom under the wealthy Saadian kings Abu Abdallah al-Qaim and Ahmad al-Mansur who embellished the city with opulent palaces and restored many of the city's decaying and fallen monuments. In the ...
... Red City" or "Ochre City" because of the red sandstone walls that encircle the old town. Like most other Moroccan cities, it has its medina filled with a labyrinth of narrow streets and souks but back in the twelfth century it was also a huge centre of religious learning and it has many "medersas" or Quoranic Learning Centres and lots of mosques to go with that, all within the medina which is, in terms of size, easily the largest we have been in so far.