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Flying in from Europe will not be a problem as there are regular flights from Paris and London. For those flying in from Canada, Asia or the US, a stop over in Casablanca would be necessary.
Should you wish to immerse yourself in something unique, it would be good to drop by in July when they hold the Marrakech Popular Arts Festival. Showcasing folk singers, dancers, fire swallowers, fortune tellers and other entertainers, it is indeed a sight to behold. Part of the festival would be a horse riding spectacle of over a hundred charging horsemen in their traditional attire. Another unique festival would be the Imilchil Marriage Feast where 40 couples would get married. Usually taking place during the end of August to the first week of September, this is indeed an experience of a lifetime.
As Marrakesh is known for their distinctive entertainment, anyone who goes there should make it a point to watch some of their shows. Visit Djemma el Fna where you will see one of a kind acts from snake charmers, jugglers, dancers and the likes.
Shop all you can
The best places for shopping in Marrakech would be the souqs. Boasting of everything from poultry to pottery, Marrakech is known to have the best souqs in the entire Morocco. Immerse yourself in the Moroccan culture as each souq caters to a different trade from different places around Morocco. Be sure to bring out your bargaining skills, as you will be able to get great buys here.
Marrakesh is definitely one of the places you must go to should you be in that part of the world. Check out Skiddoo for the cheapest flight fares and see the beauty of Marrakech.
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