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The 14th edition of the Marrakech International Film Festival (FIFM) kicks off

It’s that time of year.  The time when leading film stars and directors head to Marrakech for the eight-day Marrakech International Film Festival (FIFM).  It’s a time to explore subjects outside of our daily lives and watch amazing art documentaries with friends.   681 more words

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Five reasons to visit Girona Spain

It’s often overshadowed by its big sister Barcelona down the road filled with great modern architecture, world-class art museums and a great nightlife. But little Girona accessible by both bus, train and even RyanAir flights, is architecturally beautiful, culinarily delightful, and politically interesting, it is worth a visit if only for a day. 494 more words

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Marrakech's arts scene is heating up

Following the success of the Marrakech Biennale earlier this year, the art scene seems to be heating up. Hardly a week goes by without receiving an invitation to the vernissage of the latest exhibit opening up in Marrakech. 506 more words

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A weekly round-up of events in Marrakech

Just a few weeks ago I was wondering what I would do with my new-found free time once high season in Marrakech ended.  You see I work in tourism and events here in Marrakech, and when it’s event season, time to relax and chill out is minimal to non-existent. 630 more words

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Experience: The hammam

The hammam.  It’s a ritual here in Morocco.  And since arriving, one that I can hardly go two weeks without.

With a range of luxury, mid-range and local hammams available, there is no shortage of choice.   437 more words

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Tasting Marrakech

Since arriving in Marrakech, I have loved sipping tea on one of the roof top terraces overlooking Jemaa el Fna square as the stallholders down below set up their food stalls for the evening, … 237 more words

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A little piece of heaven (and it's for sale)

It’s been my retreat in between events and special projects this high season.  My little piece of heaven on Earth.  The place I look forward to going to disconnect for a few days.   594 more words

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