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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
Welcome to Yasmine!

Welcome to Yasmine!

Regular visitors to Les Borjs (of whom we are lucky enough to have quite a few) will be interested to learn that Tom (who runs the hotel on behalf of his parents, Mike and Francoise) and his wife Nora...

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
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
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
Sweet taste of Morocco

Sweet taste of Morocco

Meriam, our specialist expert in traditional Moroccan cuisine, not only bakes a range of cookies and patisseries marocaines in the hotel’s kitchen but also creates a range of delicious handmade choc...

19 March 2019 Read more
Luxury Lifestyle Magazine on Marrakech and Les Borjs

Luxury Lifestyle Magazine on Marrakech and Les Borjs

There was a nice piece in Luxury Lifestyle Magazine (UK) last month by Rachael Lindsay on Marrakech and Les Borjs de la Kasbah

15 March 2019 Read more
Marrakech Events in April 2019

Marrakech Events in April 2019

Including the famous Marathon des Sables, motorsport events, a jazz festival and nomad gathering, the Marrakech events scheduled during April 2019 offer much to enjoy in near perfect temperatures.

12 March 2019 Read more
Traditional Moroccan Sweets – Chebakia

Traditional Moroccan Sweets – Chebakia

Wonderfully fragrant, crunchy, yet chewy and altogether delicious, chebakia cookies are among the most delightful traditional Moroccan sweets to taste. Here’s how to make them…

21 February 2019 Read more
Marrakech Events in March 2019

Marrakech Events in March 2019

Mild, sunny and with a host of exciting events, March is the perfect time to visit the Ochre City. Here we take a brief look at weather prospects and some of the top Marrakech events during March 2019...

08 February 2019 Read more
Skiing in Morocco

Skiing in Morocco

Skiing may not be the first thing that comes to mind when considering a visit to Marrakech, but the proximity of the Oukaïmeden Resort in the High Atlas makes skiing in Morocco a very real and exciti...

05 February 2019 Read more
Top Ways to Get Around in Marrakech

Top Ways to Get Around in Marrakech

There are many ways to explore the city not only on foot or by bike (of which, as in most modern cities, there are plenty for hire, in central locations) but also by motor scooter, taxi (petit or gran...

08 January 2019 Read more
What’s Happening in Marrakech in February 2019?

What’s Happening in Marrakech in February 2019?

From Tafraoute’s traditional Almond Festival and the 1-54 Contemporary Art Fair to a major charitable sporting challenge, the top Marrakech events in February offer attractions to suit a variety of ...

03 December 2018 Read more
Top Marrakech Events in January

Top Marrakech Events in January

The sun seldom fails to shine in Marrakech, yes, even in January which has over 200 hours! The combined attractions of this exceptionally mild off-season climate and some top events make Marrakech the...

21 November 2018 Read more
Top Marrakech Events in December

Top Marrakech Events in December

Marrakech may be a little cooler in December but there’s still plenty of sunshine (nearly seven hours of it per day, on average, with maximum daily temperatures hovering around 18 degrees) and you...

14 November 2018 Read more
NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS - MOROCCAN STYLE!

NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS - MOROCCAN STYLE!

Increasing numbers of people are choosing to get away on a short break at Christmas and/or New Year – and there are plenty of good reasons for doing so, not least for the prospect of swapping invari...

25 October 2018 Read more
Marrakech in November 2018 – Festivals and Events

Marrakech in November 2018 – Festivals and Events

With average temperatures hovering above 20 degrees, November may be somewhat cooler than during the past few months but for many this will be an ideal month for sightseeing and visiting the souks of ...

19 October 2018 Read more
Exploring the Souks of Marrakech

Exploring the Souks of Marrakech

Marrakech is a city that fills the senses to overflowing, the experience being at its most vivid in the souks of the medina. Here you’ll be struck by the sensuous touch of locally cured and crafted ...

18 October 2018 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