With its warm days, busy nights and abundant fragrances, Marrakech is a fascinating city for even the most discerning traveller. Though a booming tourism industry can stifle some of its charms, there are still ways to get a touch of magic in ‘The Red City’.
While many people may associate this thousand-year-old Moroccan city with labyrinthine alleyways and snake charmers, Marrakech is actually equal parts ancient and modern.
This guide will introduce you to both the old-world charms of the medina and the city’s jet-set side, taking you through some of the best restaurants on this side of the Mediterranean, the hippest underground bars and, of course, the famous performers of Jemaa el-Fnaa along the way.
Besides the museums, attractions and delicious Moroccan fare, here are 16 other fantastic things to do in Marrakech.