fascinating imperial city of Marrakech to spectacular
lunar landscapes, flat-roofed Berber towns to
picturesque hillside villages, and from beautifully
preserved Kasbahs to stylish and atmospheric
accommodation, Morocco combines history, culture,
architecture and natural beauty in one endlessly
alluring short-haul destination.
Less than four hours
from the UK, so perfect for both a weekend break and a
longer journey of discovery, Morocco assaults the
senses with the sounds, smells, sights and experiences
of the place where Africa, Europe and the Middle East
WHEN IN MOROCCO WHY NOT…?
Spoil yourself at a luxury retreat Luxuriate at
the Domaine de la Roseraie, easily reached from
Marrakech, a resort set in delightful gardens in the
heart of Berber country. The 44 rooms, spread
throughout the gardens, are decorated in understated
traditional Moroccan style. If you can tear yourself
from the spa, three swimming pools and tennis courts
you can go rambling or horse riding through the High
Atlas Mountains and discover Berber villages and
Learn to cook Moroccan cuisine Spend one
morning in Marrakech discovering the secrets of the
distinctive taste of Moroccan cuisine. Learn to cook
traditional dishes and then enjoy what you have
prepared under fig and olive trees in the garden of
the cookery school.
Take a balloon flight over the High Atlas Savour
the early morning air as you float over oases, Berber
villages and the High Atlas Mountains. On landing have
a refreshing mint tea and a stroll around one of the
villages before returning to Marrakech.