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January 14, 2019
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majorelle garden

the #majorelle #garden in #marrakesh #morocco was created in the 1920s by the #french #painter #jacques #majorelleit was opened to the public in 1947it has “marble #pools, raised pathways, banana #trees, groves of #bamboo, coconut #palms and #bougainvilleas. perhaps unsuprisingly … Continue reading

January 13, 2019
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kutubiyya mosque

walk from #marrakech’s #medina to the #kutubiyyamosquethe original #kutubiyya #mosque was built in the 1100s by the #muslim #berber #almoravid dynasty, that founded marrakesh itself in 1062the mosque was destroyed by the #almohads, who reconstructed it later in the 12th … Continue reading

January 11, 2019
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bahia palace

the #bahia #palace in #marrakesh – bahia means #luminance in #arabic – was built between 1866 and 1867 by si #moussa some #history: si moussa was the grand #vizier of sultan moulay #hassan moussa was a remarkable man who rose to this position after starting life as a #slave his son, bou ahmed, became chamberlain to moulay … Continue reading

January 11, 2019
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aguelmous and tizi ntichka

more aguelmous and then #tizi #ntichka – a #mountain #pass that connects #ouarzazat to #marrakesh through the #high #atlas #mountains the most #incredible #scenery throughout southern morocco more pictures here.