On our third and final day in Marrakech, my friends and I headed back to the square for a dose of last-minute shopping. As per usual, I had to cop a statuette to add to my souvenir collection, and I also wasn’t able to keep myself from the Moroccan munchies (dates in particular) and their traditional tea which was nothing short of being heaven in a cup. To top it all off, we then had some legit hammam massage and body […]
Given our rather brief stay in the city, we had a dilemma on what to do on our second and only whole day: take a day trip to and explore Ourika Valley where we could meet Berbers (original inhabitants of North Africa) and ride camels or stay in the city to museum hop. We opted the latter and ended up pissing ourselves. I mean, the sights and colors were amazing, but it was all sights and no insight. Our expectations were probably […]
I only tumbled into the North African city of Marrakech early last year while looking for alternative travels off the more beaten path. After learning that the former French colony has actually been a favourite tourist destination for many in Western Europe, proper research and planning commenced.