Must Do’s in Marrakech

Marrakesh is a fun and vibrant city which is a gathering of all the diverse cultures form all across Morocco. There are plenty of activities and things to do for visitors to the city, some are family friendly, some are for romantic couples and some just should not be missed by anyone. A holiday to Morocco including Marrakech is one that will certainly never be forgotten.

One stop that should not be missed is the Jemaa el Fna marketplace. This large square is a hive of activity at all times of day and night. There is a wide variety of entertainment, great shopping opportunities which includes a traditional souk, and many fabulous places to grab a bite to eat. It is possible to spend a whole day of your holiday at Jemaa el Fna and still not have experienced everything that this amazing place has to offer.

If you fancy being pampered then why not consider paying a visit to a Hammam. After days of sightseeing it might be nice to just relax in these therapeutic baths. There is a series of rooms in which you have your body washed in a certain order. It will leave your skin feeling soft and will help to life your spirits. The décor inside a Hamman is very colorful the fabulous tiles and mosaics.

Shopping in a souk is an experience and a half. The Marrakesh souk is one of the biggest in the country selling a whole range of everything you could possibly need. You can buy local crafts and leather goods as souvenirs or even a traditional rug for your home. Try bartering for a bargain; you never know your luck.

For something a little different on holiday how about a Moroccan cooking class? Learn how to make all the delicious food you have been enjoying in the restaurants, and then take those skills home to impress all your friends and family. There are several hotels who offer cooking classes so book yourself in and have fun!