Archive for February, 2012

Les Borjs de la Kasbah wins ‘Travellers’ Choice’ Award

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012

For the third time in as many years, les Borjs de la Kasbah, the 4 star boutique hotel in Marrakech close to the royal palace, has received a “Travellers’ Choice Award” from Trip Advisor based on the reviews of its visitors.

From a report issued in February 2012, Les Borjs (BK) appeared in a listing of the best 25 hotels in Africa and was also rated 4th best in Morocco.

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Marrakech Grand Prix

Tuesday, February 14th, 2012

Fans of motor racing will be interested to learn that a major event will be taking place in Marrakech in March to mark the opening of the FIA 2012 season.

Initially planned for Monza, the event will now be held in Morocco’s ‘pink city’, Marrakech, between 9th and 11th March 2012.

Motor sport enthusiasts will be aware that the Marrakech Grand Prix circuit is the only FIA World Championship track in Africa.

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Its location, a short distance from the red city’s legendary rampart walls and with the snow-capped Atlas Mountains as a backdrop, promises to make this into one of the most attractive circuits (taking in the Mohammed VI and Ourika avenues) in the world.

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