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Setti Fatmas Café’s

The road from Marrakech to Orika Valley’s Setti Fatma is long, straight and stunning. What starts as a long snowcapped penciled horizon above the steering wheel slowly begins to engulf the whole front and side windscreens as you approach the … Continue reading

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Bab el Khemis

Looking to furnish your house, learn some Arabic, stroke kittens walking over 1920s telephones or sift through abundant mountain ranges of clothes and strange and wondrous second hand items all at a price that seems too unfair on the seller, … Continue reading

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Kouba Baroudiyine, the Almoravid koubba, a hidden gem in Central Marrakech

The oldest building in Marrakech is the Kouba Baroudiyine, the washrooms from the original Mosque built by, and named after Ben Yussef the second King of the Almoravid dynasty. Sadly this is the only remaining example of the highly decorated … Continue reading

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