Africa Watch: Morocco Tourism Gains Momentum; Hugo Bourhis; IPS News

The crème de la crème of Hollywood was in Marrakech, Morocco, for the wedding of British movie star Idris Elba in April this year. Elba tied the knot with his Canadian model girlfriend, former Miss…

Source: Africa Watch: Morocco Tourism Gains Momentum

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With A Round Trip That Costs Less Than iPhone 11, Marrakech Should Be Your Next Global Destination; Srishti Magan; Scoop Whoop

You could be a tourist or traveler, Marrakech has something for everyone.

Source: With A Round Trip That Costs Less Than iPhone 11, Marrakech Should Be Your Next Global Destination

Prestige Travels: Morocco, A Journey Through North Africa’s Maghrebe; Prestige

Prestige’s journey through Morocco took them from the souks of Marrakech to the High Atlas Mountains, and to the desert landscapes of Skoura.

Source: Prestige Travels: Morocco, A Journey Through North Africa’s Maghrebe

The complete guide to exploring the Atlas Mountains; World Travel Guide

The Atlas Mountains are vast and full of natural wonders. In this guide, World Travel Guide explores the Atlas Mountains, what you can expect, what to pack, when to go and key sights in Anti-Atlas, High Atlas and Middle Atlas sub-ranges.

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Going places: Global Scavenger Hunt: Entranced by the mystique of Fez, Morocco; Steven Blank; The Island Now

The sun has yet to rise as Steven Blank and the team settle themselves in the first-class compartment of the train from Marrakesh to Fez on their mad-dash on the Global Scavenger Hunt that will bring them through Morocco to Gibraltar, Spain and Portugal for the most difficult leg of the 23-day around-the-world mystery tour. The train pulls out…

Source: Going places: Global Scavenger Hunt: Entranced by the mystique of Fez, Morocco – Blog – The Island Now

El-Jadida’s Portuguese city .. A cultural treasure in Morocco; MenaFN

The Portuguese city of Magazan, located in…

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Bucket List Travel: The Top 50 Places In The World; Laura Begley Bloom; Forbes

The results of the top 50 bucket list destinations include the most beautiful places on earth.

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MOGA Festival: Party in Game of Thrones’ Astapor on the Moroccan sunset coast; Alex Wilkins; Metro

MOGA festival, now in its third year, benefits from Essaouria’s illustrious past; a music and arts festival, it blends Moroccan, Maghrebian and African national scenes with a swathe of international DJs.

Source: MOGA Festival: Party in Game of Thrones’ Astapor on the Moroccan sunset coast

The Best Stops for Crafts, Culture, Shopping, and Drinks in Fez; Lila Battis; Travel + Leisure

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Meknes Medina to Benefit from Nationwide Restoration Project; Sofia Mohaouchane; Morocco World News 

The City’s ancient medina, a UNESCO world heritage site, has a budget of MAD 73 Million, covering 17 different monuments.

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Experience the Best of Morocco: Medinas, Ancient Ruins & World-Heritage Sites; Luxury Escapes

Today’s Luxury Escapes Travel Deal: Experience the Best of Morocco: Medinas, Ancient Ruins & World-Heritage Sites. Buy Now & Save 32% on Luxury Escapes Travel Deals.

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Problematizing Global Heritage in Fez, Morocco; Stacy E Holden; Everything Everywhere

The history of Morocco’s many medinas is complicated by colonial narratives perpetuated by UNESCO and the west. Here’s the full story on Fez medina’s past.

Source: Problematizing Global Heritage in Fez, Morocco

6 Top Things You Can See and Do In Marrakech; Icho Ouarzazate; Desert Morocco Adventure

What are the best things to see and do in Marrakech? 6 Top Things You Can See and Do In Marrakech. Icho Ouarzazate’s list explores some of the attractions…

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Lawrence of Arabia on my mind in Morocco; Margie Moran-Floirendo; Inquirer Lifestyle

Morocco on many people’s mind is Lawrence of Arabia, a man with a mission as he rode his camel defiantly through the endless golden sand dunes of the vast Sahara—a hero with a purpose as only Peter O’Toole could bring to life.

Source: Lawrence of Arabia on my mind in Morocco | Inquirer Lifestyle

Travel: 8 Game Of Thrones Locations You Can Visit In Real Life; Justin; Hype.my

Many fans have been sadden at the end of “Game of Thrones” (GoT). Although we had to bid farewell to the kingdom of Westeros, the good news is that its stunning film locations, including national…

Source: Travel: 8 Game Of Thrones Locations You Can Visit In Real Life

Facelift helps Morocco’s Old City of Fez lure tourists; AW/AFP

The imperial city of Fez was often overlooked by tourists in favour of Marrakech but Morocco’s “spiritual” capital is now bustling with visitors because of major renovations and low-cost flights.

Source: Facelift helps Morocco’s Old City of Fez lure tourists | | AW

Fès: Marrakesh’s quieter, timeless little sister; Gemma Tipton; Irish Times

The 1,200-year-old Moroccan city has that captivating sense of being at a crossroads: of cultures and of time…

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The Best of Africa: Top Destinations and Experiences; Samanda Dorger; The Street

It’s a huge continent, with so much to see and do, where do you begin? Here’s a little help to get you started.

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A Bohemian Pocket Guide to Essaouira, Morocco; Abby Moulton; SUITCASE Magazine

Take stock in bohemian Essaouira, a Moroccan city where sea air mingles with a laid-back pace of life. Meander through the souks of the medina, dine on fresh fish and find out why this harbour town is an artistic enclave.

Source: A Bohemian Pocket Guide to Essaouira, Morocco | SUITCASE Magazine

Here’s A Chance For You To Rave On A Game Of Thrones Film Set; Akshay Bhanawat; The Music Essentials

The third edition of MOGA Festival, a tasteful mix of electronic music & culture, returns to Essaouira. Read more about MOGA Festival 2019.

Source: Here’s A Chance For You To Rave On A Game Of Thrones Film Set