I live in Marrakech most of the year as I am retired and here are some key points to remember when coming to Marrakech.
1. People will be over friendly. Don't get sucked into this...It's all about... more
André's tips to Marrakesh:
DON’T SHOW NERVOUSNESS- even if your knees are shaking.
BE EASY GOING- Moroccans are outgoing people, and most of them well intentioned. Keep that in mind and you’ll see... more
This was the restaurant in which I had my fall but that is not the reason I am suggesting that it is a tourist trap. Even if I had not been in pain during our meal here I would still have regarded it... more
If you get lost in the souks trying to find that particular cafe or one of the many sights nestled within the narrow alleyways and a friendly face offers you directions they will expect to be paid for... more
On a trip out of Marrakesh to Essaouria we went through an area which is home to goats that climb trees (allegedly). A goat may well have climbed an argan tree in the past in order to eat the fruit or... more
Wow! what can I say about this fascinating city that will do it justice?
Marrakesh had long been on my top 10 places to see list. So looking for somewhere special to celebrate my Birthday, I decided...
Marrakech is a crazy city. Noisy, dusty, busy and smelly, it is an exhausting place to visit! I loved it. Well, most of it.
I spent 4 nights there with my sister Alison. She suggested that we stay......
Marrakesh is known as the "Red City" Marrakesh is the capital of the south of Morocco. The ambiance here is very different than other Imperial cities like Fez, Rabat or Meknes. This city is something...