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5 Top Things for Families to do in Marrakech

5 Top Things for Families to do in Marrakech

Marrakech is a great place to visit with children, especially older ones. Here are some of the many things to do for families in Marrakech.

20 May 2019 Read more
Top 5 Hidden Must-See Sights in Marrakech

Top 5 Hidden Must-See Sights in Marrakech

In addition to those covered elsewhere on our blog, here are some more of the must-see sights in Marrakech.

20 May 2019 Read more
The Formula-E championship 2019

The Formula-E championship 2019

The second event in the 13-fixture calendar of the Formula-E championship for electric racing cars took place in Marrakech in January.

11 April 2019 Read more
Top 5 Romantic Things for couples to do and see in Marrakech

Top 5 Romantic Things for couples to do and see in Marrakech

Marrakech offers a wide variety of things for couples to do and see in Marrakech. Here are some of them…

11 April 2019 Read more
Le Jardin Secret, a New Garden in Marrakech

Le Jardin Secret, a New Garden in Marrakech

Le Jardin Secret is a remarkable new garden in Marrakech. Here’s everything you need to know about this delightful haven of tranquillity.

11 April 2019 Read more
More October Events in Marrakech

More October Events in Marrakech

The Ochre City’s exciting event calendar is continually added to, so here are a few more October events in Marrakech you may want to add to your itinerary when visiting this month…

28 September 2018 Read more
Gardens of Marrakech

Gardens of Marrakech

The gardens of Marrakech are noted for their freshness and tranquillity, in marked contrast to the heat and noise of the city streets. While the gardens of Majorelle, Menara and Agdal are the best kno...

14 July 2018 Read more
New Yves Saint Laurent Museum Marrakech

New Yves Saint Laurent Museum Marrakech

Coinciding with the opening this autumn of the ‘Musée Yves Saint Laurent’ in Paris, located in the former fashion house and current headquarters of the ‘Fondation Pierre Bergé – Yves Saint L...

25 October 2017 Read more
A state of the art museum in Marrakech

A state of the art museum in Marrakech

Regular visitors to Marrakech looking for something new to admire would be well advised to pay a visit to one of the city’s latest attractions in the shape of the ‘Musée Mohammed VI pour la Civil...

03 August 2017 Read more
Marrakech City Centre –     Top 6 Things to Do

Marrakech City Centre – Top 6 Things to Do

Jemaa el Fna – the focal point of Marrakech and Africa’s largest square, this UNESCO world heritage site is the vibrant heart of the city attracting street entertainers, hawkers and snake charmers...

01 April 2017 Read more
Sidi Ghanem, an Unexpected Treasure Trove

Sidi Ghanem, an Unexpected Treasure Trove

Industrial areas rarely attract tourists and, as a result, Sidi Ghanem, an industrial zone located some 15 minutes (by car) from downtown Marrakech, is typically overlooked. However, if you are lookin...

06 June 2016 Read more
Marrakesh Museum of Photography

Marrakesh Museum of Photography

Situated at 46 Rue Ahal Fassi, the Marrakech Museum of Photography is a little gem of a visitor attraction albeit one that is too often overlooked by tourists due to its slightly out of the way locati...

15 February 2016 Read more
Arsat Moulay Abdeslam Cyber Park, Marrakech

Arsat Moulay Abdeslam Cyber Park, Marrakech

Located in the heart of Marrakech, alongside Avenue Mohamed V, the main commercial thoroughfare, this eight-hectare historic garden (or arsa) was originally created for Moulay Abdesalam, an 18th centu...

07 December 2015 Read more
Ali Ben Youssef Medersa - a Must for Fans of Historic Architecture

Ali Ben Youssef Medersa - a Must for Fans of Historic Architecture

A splendid place to admire traditional Moroccan architecture while unwinding from the hustle and bustle of the city, the Ali Ben Youssef medersa is a must for anyone interested in art, architecture an...

21 November 2015 Read more
Exploring the Marrakech Souks

Exploring the Marrakech Souks

To first-time visitors, the labyrinthine Marrakech souks will seem like a bewildering warren of narrow passageways, impossible to navigate. There is, however, some simple advice for negotiating your w...

22 April 2015 Read more
Koutoubia Mosque , a major Marrakech landmark

Koutoubia Mosque , a major Marrakech landmark

The Koutoubia Mosque, one of Morocco's largest, in the centre of Marrakech was built in 1158 by the Almohads, one of the country's great imperial cities.

08 April 2015 Read more
Tourist attractions in Marrakech - Tiskiwin Museum

Tourist attractions in Marrakech - Tiskiwin Museum

Situated on Rue de la Bahia, between the Dar Si Said and Bahia palaces, the Tiskiwin Museum is one of the most fascinating tourist attractions in Marrakech. The museum was created by Dutch anthropolog...

14 July 2014 Read more
Places to visit in Marrakech - Agdal Gardens, the 'walled Meadow' of Marrakech

Places to visit in Marrakech - Agdal Gardens, the 'walled Meadow' of Marrakech

Situated close to the Menara Gardens and the Marrakech medina, the Agdal Gardens were created by the city founder, Abd al-Mu'min (1130 to 1163), of the Almohad dynasty who also undertook many of the c...

17 June 2014 Read more
The Marrakech Museum of Moroccan Art - Musée Dar Si Said

The Marrakech Museum of Moroccan Art - Musée Dar Si Said

Located in a 19th century palace, the Musée Dar Si Said is regarded as one of Morocco's most eloquent tributes to the skills of its master craftsmen. Surrounding a splendid courtyard filled with s...

24 April 2014 Read more
The Place Jemaa El Fna

The Place Jemaa El Fna

Like most of Morocco's cities, Marrakech has two sharply contrasting personalities, in the shape of the modern, commercial quarter of Guéliz and the original walled medina. One of five Moroccan me...

10 February 2014 Read more