Marrakech, The Tourist City of Morocco
Marrakech is often called the Red City because most of these buildings are red. The town was built in the 11th century, this town has a museum tour, historic sites and architectural buildings.
Marrakech is a tourist city in Morocco. The place which is used as a tourist center is the old market Djemaa El Fna. Also called Medina. Medina neighborhood is typical of the old town area of Morocco. Medina is the center of activity of the population, ranging from houses, markets, schools and mosques. Surroundings Medina bounded by high walls. Previously, the gate is always closed for shelter from the robbers. The gate is usually only open during the day.
In Djemaa El Fna night market nearly a hundred food stalls selling a variety of typical Moroccan food. Thousands of people, both tourists and locals come to enjoy the night. There are also many interesting attractions of artists with festive music which is typical of African music. For those of you who want to shop, at the market, many typical Moroccan hawking souvenirs such as carpets, keychain or magnet, including a scarf with the typical colors of Morocco.
Koutoubia Mosque is located on the right Djemma El-Fna. Courtyard of the mosque were spacious and there is a beautiful garden. The more nights this mosque will be more crowded because of the beauty of the mosque will be more beautiful. The colorful lights will decorate this mosque, many people refer to it as the Eiffel Tower from Morocco.
Traditional Souk is a traditional market that sells spices and typical Moroccan goods. Most traders could speak English so do not worry if bidding on an item. It is also easy because every item will be labeled price. You just choose which items are preferred. The price is relatively cheap and affordable.
Majorelle Garden, all kinds of plants the world is here. You can enjoy while relaxing. In Morele Garden there is also a museum of Islamic art that will add insight. Bahiya palace built in the 19th century You can surround the palace to hire a guide. El Badi is a magnificent palace in ancient times. Although no longer intact, you can still feel the grandeur of this castle. Architectural building a mix of traditional decorative style Muslim population in Spain and North Africa.
Snowy Mountains or Oukaimeden, should come in December and January. You can enjoy the snow-covered slopes of the climb or enjoyed this view by using a cable car.