From historical sightseeing to sumptuous dinners and day trips to the majestic Atlas Mountains or the charming fishing town of Essaouira, there's lots to see and do in and around Marrakech.
With summer temperatures reaching well into the late 30's, The distinct areas of Morocco make for differing climates across the country.
Marrakesh o A lovely, mature botanical garden, maintained by Yves Saint Laurent.
The most complete medieval city in the Arab world, Fes's labyrinthine streets hide away monuments and medersas (Islamic colleges), such as the Bou Inania Medersa.
Marrakesh o The symbol of Marrakesh, the Koutoubia's twelfth-century minaret is visible for miles around the city.
The old "International Port", sometime home of Bowles and Burroughs, has a seedy charm of its own.
Djemaa el Fna
Marrakesh o Musicians, acrobats and storytellers converge each night on the city's great square.
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