The medina had 80 fountains at the start of the 20th century, and each neighbourhood had its own for water for cooking, public baths,...
Douiria Derb el Hammam
House hunting in the medina Patrick Menac'h stumbled across a historic treasure of great cultural significance beside the 16th-century...
The Almohads destroyed everything else their Almoravid predecessors built in Marrakesh, but overlooked this small, graceful 12th-century...
Revive souq-sore eyes at this serene late-15th-century Saadian riad near Rue el-Mouassine, where tea and saffron coffee are served with...
Pull up a hand-hewn stool under terrace sun umbrellas and stay awhile: this is authentic local food worth savouring. The Moroccan mezze ...
184 Rue Mouassine · interesting places nearby
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Gloat over souq purchases with cocktails on the roof or alongside the Zen-zellij courtyard fountain. Wine prices here are down to earth for such a stylish place, and you can order half bottles of better Moroccan wines such as the peppery red Siroua S. The food is bland but the company isn’t – artists and designers flock here – so grab a bite and join the conversation.