Morocco's ultimate outdoor activities
Hoist yourself up gorges that seem to melt like candlewax in the midday heat. Chase Barbary sheep downhill on a mountain bike. Hurtle along rapids as they squeeze through slot canyons...
Places in Essaouira
The sleepy Berber village of Diabat, just south of Essaouira, was once a dope-smoking colony popular with hippies. Today it is the site of a major new tourist development, Golf Mogador, not fully completed at the time of research. Comprising three luxury hotels and villas, the resort has a golf course designed by Gary Player.
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Treasure hunting: shopping in Marrakesh
Marrakesh has been a trading town since the 11th century and it can still satisfy the most ardent shopaholic...
Morocco through the lens
From the spirit-lifting landscapes of the Atlas Mountains to Marrakesh's colour-charged souks, Morocco is light fantastic. There is no place like it to learn the art of photography...
Top tips for travelling during Ramadan
Ramadan Mubarak! The Islamic holy month of Ramadan runs from the end of June to the end of July this year – and if you're planning on travelling to a Muslim-majority region during this time, you’re in for an utterly f...
Where to set-jet Game of Thrones
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