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News and information from Marrakech Riad

New travel writing team in Marrakech

This is just a short post to properly introduce ourselves as the new resident travel journalists for the Marrakech-Riad blog. Our team is split into two, on one side is Jamie Horton, owner of Chasing Safety Media and the resident … Continue reading

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Folk Art Festival Marrakech 2013

For a period of five days, between 17th and 21st of June, Marrakech will be hosting a cultural event of music diversity. At the Folk Art Festival of Marrakech, one of the oldest events of such amplitude, you will see … Continue reading

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Book Marrakech Riads Online

Our Marrakech boutique hotels can now be booked 24 hours a day online. Convenient availability calendars show current availability on a room by room basis so it is quick and easy to secure your preferred accommodation whether that is a romantic … Continue reading

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Eid Mobarak Said 2012

The holy festival of Eid el Kebir is celebrated on the 26th October 2012. Marking two months since the end of of Ramadan this important day has new meaning in the modern world as it provides an impetus for families … Continue reading

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Expertly Guided Marrakech Jewellery trip

Renowned Jewellery expert Sarah Corbett is leading her latest five day shopping trip based at Riad Papillon starting on 31st January 2012.   Sarah’s comprehensive Itinerary is as follows: Arrival Day … A driver will be waiting for you on arrival … Continue reading

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Online store benefits Moroccan good causes

Before you travel to Marrakech check out our new online store! When you make purchases in the store Amazon pay an introduction fee of at least five percent.  Marrakech Riad donate all these commissions to Moroccan charities and development projects particularly … Continue reading

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Flashpacking, in the ‘Capital City’ of the hippie trail

Flashpacking is the latest craze for affluent independent travellers, posh backpacking for the internet age. What better location for the flashpacker than Marrakech the ‘Capital City’ of the hippie trail, and what better flashpacking accommodation than a luxury Riad hotel … Continue reading

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New table and chairs for Riad Cinnamon

We are very proud of new table and chairs at Marrakech Riad Cinnamon. Made to measure by craftsmen in the Sidi Boukshish district of the Souks they feature distinctive local ‘Maichault’ metalwork as well as leather from the Marrakech tanneries. … Continue reading

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Advice for first time visitors to Marrakech

Salam Eileikum and welcome to Marrakech Riad, Boutique hotel accommodation in Marrakech, Morocco. Marrakech is an exciting & relatively safe city, common sense is the new visitors biggest asset. Above all we would suggest that you do not over plan … Continue reading

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Marrakech Riad deals

Marrakech Riad deals make it even more attractive to stay in our two fantastic Riad hotels in the central medina. Marrakech Riad deals and Offers are regularly updated. Pick up a choice bargain with our best prices available through our … Continue reading

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Xmas and new year in Marrakech 2011

Now is the time to make your Xmas or New Year reservation in one of our stunning Marrakech Riads. Check out our outstanding seasonal banquet menu!Why not enjoy a whole Riad rental with friends or family.  Take advantage of our offers, … Continue reading

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NEW Brussels airlines route to Marrakech, Morocco

Brussels airlines are the latest carrier to fly to Marrakech. There will now be three airlines operating scheduled flights on the Brussels to Marrakech route with Brussels Airlines joining Royal Air Maroc and Thompson.  Flying time is a convenient three … Continue reading

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Marrakesh, alternative Rock Band from Kiev Ukraine

This is novel, the debut single form MARRAKESH an alternative Rock band from Kiev Ukraine, actually they are quite good! Search our Guide to Marrakech for tourist information.  Check out the excellent accommodation at our Marrakech Riads.

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klik2travel video Riad Papillon

The latest in the popular series of klik2travel Marrakech videos features our Riad Papillon Marrakech Riad offers outstanding accommodation in the City of Marrakech Morocco. Individual suites at Marrakech Riad Cinnamon: Fez | Essaouira | Chefchaouen | Casablanca | Meknes Luxurious en suite … Continue reading

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Bmi launch new London Heathrow to Marrakech route

From April 2nd  airline bmi will operate a Heathrow to Marrakech return service three times a week: Monday; Friday; Sunday. The flights will be operated using A319 aircraft with both business and economy cabins. A Riad hotel in the heart … Continue reading

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