The city of Marrakech has been voted the World’s Top Holiday Destination by Trip Advisor. Based upon travelers’ reviews compiled by Trip Advisor to choose the best world travel destination, Marrakech, Morocco came in on top in March 2015.
Marrakech is known as the “red city or Al Hamra,” a city in southwestern Morocco within the foothills of the Atlas Mountains. Marrakech is the second largest city and administrative center in Morocco. Marrakech, guarantees an exciting holiday experience with it’s lively souks, majestic gardens, oriental palaces, markets, historic medina and Djemaa El Fan Square filled with snake charmers, entertainers and outdoor food stalls.
Marrakech is an hour from the High Atlas, three hours from the Atlantic Coast and five hours from the Sahara Desert region. Marrakech’s unique location makes it the premier city to visit on a Morocco Tour and also an ideal city for excursions for those travelers who want to take in the city for a week.
Some of the key hotspots not to be missed on a visit to Marrakech are the Majorelle Gardens, The Koutoubia Mosque, El Bahia Balance, Ben Youssef Medersa, the Saadian Tombs, the Spice Market and the ancient Jewish Mellah.
Followed by other vibrant cities such as Istanbul, Hanoi, Prague, London, England, Rome, Buenos Aires, Paris and Capetown Marrakech should be on every travelers bucket list.
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