The souks (markets) are filled with food stalls selling olives, dates and sweets, and carts loaded with fruit and vegetables. If you...
Think of it as live-action channel-surfing: everywhere you look in the Djemaa el-Fna, Marrakesh’s main square and open-air theatre,...
Steps from the dusty Djemaa, off Rue des Banques, enjoy a brisk scrubbing and rejuvenating massage at the right price (30-minute...
Marrakesh is full of riads, palaces and restaurants designed to fulfill every Arabian Nights fantasy, but after a while all the...
Just before noon, the vendors at this row of stalls start carving up steaming sides of mechoui (slow-roasted lamb). Point to the...
Haj Mustapha information
As dusk approaches, several stalls set out paper-sealed crockpots of tanjia . This ‘bachelor’s stew’ makes for messy eating, but Haj Mustapha offers the cleanest seating inside a well-scuffed stall. Use bread as your utensil to scoop up tanjia, sprinkle with cumin and salt, and chase with olives.