- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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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 ...
The group has all arrived safe and sound, and after a free day we gather for welcome festivities at the private Riad of one of our most frequent travelers. His home is in the Medina, and to reach it we walk through the famous Jemaa El Fna Square. It is dazzling at sunset, as the crowds come alive watching snake charmers, pet monkeys, drumming groups, storytellers, and colorful characters of all descriptions.We gradually leave the hubbub ...
... Being from the Tropics of England, I was not used to the sort of heat that was normal in the morocco.
By the time of the second day my tan had made me a nice pinky red colour. So me and my school mates, sprayed copious amounts of Lynx (Axe) deodorant and wearing more fedoras than Jason Mraz's hat stand, hit the town for a day of looking round the Jewish quarter of the city. We saw many synagogues ...
Most of the day was spent lazing around before catching a 3pm bus to Marrakech where we arrived around 6pm.We headed down to the main square for dinner at the stalls set up there. The place was absolutely packed with people and apparently it's like that every night with all sorts of ...
... referred to as the Booksellers Mosque. Koutobubia was completed in the late 12 century but has a small problem. The mihrab is out of alignment with Mecca. An easy fix was just to turn an extra 10° towards Mecca to say your prayers. The Giralda in Seville, Spain (which is now the bell tower for the Cathedral of Seville) and the unfinished Hassan Tower in Rabat are based on this forerunner of Moroccan-Andalusian architecture. Our Moroccan ...