Published: March 200848 HOURS
Marrakech Destination Guide
Photo: Ali ben Youssef Medersa, Marrakech, Morocco"
The Ali ben Youssef Medersa theological college typifies traditional architecture.
Photo by John Warburton-Lee/Danita Delimont Agency/

This fast-paced Moroccan city pulsates with snake charmers, henna vendors, and chaotic markets.

Explore the Red City—a city rich with heritage and history, blended from Arab, Berber, European, and African influences, that is comprised of an old fortified town and an adjacent modern city. Shop the suqs for textiles, jewelry, and pottery; sample Moroccan cuisine flavored with saffron; and rub shoulders with acrobats, snake charmers, and henna vendors.

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