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Africa

La Mamounia Hotel: An Exquisite Desert Getaway

Located at the heart of the old city of Marrakech, La Mamounia Hotel offers a luxury oasis in a city that never sleeps. The Moroccan palace-turned-hotel was established by the Alaouite Sultan Moulay Youssef. It opened its doors to guests on April 1st, 1929, and has been a tourist hot spot ever since. From its luxurious rooms to its five star ser[...]

Surviving A Visit To The Souks Of Marrakech

If you are planning a visit to Marrakech, you'll want to dedicate at least half a day to visit the souks of Marrakech. The souks are a network of streets and alleyways in the heart of the old city- The Medina. Here you will find people selling anything and everything from shoes to rugs, lanterns, oils, bags the list goes on.  Walking t[...]