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ONE OF THE LARGEST MOSQUES IN THE WORLD BUILT IN THE 12TH C. COVERS 5200 M2 WITH 7 HALLS AND 11 CARVED CUPOLAS.
ALL ABOARD THE MARRAKECH EXPRESS

April 29th 2009
DAY 13-15-tour DAY 16-18-independently We take a public bus to MARRAKECH about 3 hours. We are staying in a very nice hotel but poor service and the staff are not very helpful. This city feels more like a French city than a Moroccan one. Our first visit is to the famous DJEMAA EL FNA, a large market area with everything imaginable. Tonight we are dining al fresco in this carnival atmosphere, ... read more
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Moroccan Flag In 788, about a century after the Arab conquest of North Africa, successive Moorish dynasties began to rule in Morocco. In the 16th century, the Sa'adi monarchy, particularly under Ahmad AL-MANSUR (1578-1603), repelled foreign invaders and inaugurate... ... read more
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