Marrakech (Marrakesh in English) is a popular travel destination in Morocco. Famous for ochre stucco buildings, the city is surrounded by the Atlas mountains, making for a spectacular setting. Capital of the south and known as the "red city", the atmosphere is decidedly more African than that of Fez, Rabat and Meknes, other Imperial cities.
Trip Diary – Marrakech March 2007 Founded in the 11th century by the Almoravid Sultan, Youssef Ibn Tachfine, Marrakech became the capital of the Kingdom, giving its name to Morocco as a whole ...
Posted in .. towards a world unknown... by MarshallC
Hello class We have made it to Marrakech and we have made it through the medina and got into the center and I think we are lucky that we have not been hit by a motorcycle, and on top of that we were been hassled too much and when we got to the center it got worse. After looking for 15min for food we ...
Posted in my big TRIP!!! by maximus007