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An insider’s look into the magic of Marrakech, to discover its history,
its amazing itinerary, sights and smells.

Eid Mubarak message from Riad 72
Water in Islam

“And have you seen the water that you drink? Is it you who brought it down from the clouds, or is it We...

Yoga in Marrakech on Riad 72's rooftop terrace by @thetravellingsombrero
Yoga in Marrakech

It’s hard to walk down the street of a trendy neighbourhood in a major European or North American city without spotting at least...

Tasting Marrakech food tours take guests to local, in-the-know food haunts
A street food tour in Marrakech

Astrologers, healing musicians and storytellers recounting age-old tales surrounded by crowds of locals, all in addition to the riotous food stalls that make...

Nightlife in Marrakech

When it comes to nightlife in Marrakech, there are no shortages of entertainment options. Cozy restaurants to booming night clubs with the hottest...

Getting active in Marrakech

The Marrakech marathon may be the first sporting event held each year in the red city, but there’s something for everyone when it...

Ski holidays in Marrakech Morocco

It’s a little known secret that, despite the Atlas Mountains standing majestically over Marrakech from the rooftop terrace of Riad 72, Africa’s highest...

72 hours in Marrakech Morocco

Daily flights from the UK and major European destinations, and regular flights from New York and Montreal make Marrakech an accessible destination for...