More than a city, Marrakech is a pearl polished by history and a taste for hospitality, knowing how to welcome its guests with open arms for centuries. The city is subdivided into two distinct parts: the new (or modern) city there are numerous hotel complexes, luxury boutiques, banks, tea rooms and café terraces and the medina or historic city (ten kilometers from the city) , it is easy to imagine the caravanners who loaded their dromedaries with food, tools and handicrafts.
It's simply Magic!
Its economy is essentially based on tourism, trade and crafts. The hotel infrastructure has experienced rapid growth in recent years and is now moving towards luxury tourism. Also known by Place Jemaa El Fna , the flagship city of Almoravides is founded around 1070, it is also known by big events and festivities like: Festival of popular arts of Marrakech, International film festival of Marrakech, Arts in Marrakech, Festival Samaa of sacred music, contemporary dance festival, Sun festival: national festival of young people and music.
The souks offer everything the traveler expects: colors, atmospheres, perfumes, smiling and welcoming faces. Marrakech famous all over the world for its palm grove and its minaret, this city is a real living spectacle where men and local folklore are skillfully staged in a medieval setting. An impressive cultural heritage with many monuments and quality museums.
Marrakech has indeed become one of the favorite destinations for celebrities who love its very well preserved charm which knows how to combine luxury, refinement and authenticity. The city has thus been described as a "dream of a thousand and one nights" by Arielle Dombasle. Marrakech then becomes a place renowned for its culture, its arts, its traditions and its architectural heritage which gradually attracts a large number of renowned artists.