Marrakech

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Marrakech — Marrakech, Morocco’s southern capital, lies three hours south of Casablanca by train. At the base of the Atlas mountains, the exotic red walled city, with its compelling blend of old and new, has been everything from an oasis for desert traders and a hippie hangout to a jet-setting holiday destination.

Why Go

For the bustling markets, beautiful architecture, mosques and palaces, all wrapped in a strong North African atmosphere.

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