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    A Guide to Surviving the Souks, Marrakech

    The souks of Marrakech are the largest in Morocco, so for first time visitors it can be very overwhelming and to be honest quite scary.

    There are over 3000 stalls that sell everything from lamp shades to tagines to scarfs.  It’s like nothing you have ever experienced before and a bit of a shock to the system, so here is a A Guide to Surviving the Souks of Marrakech;

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    My 4 Day in Marrakech, Morocco Itinerary

    Having had a busy start to the New Year, with a new job, moving house and some personal changes I was in need of a relaxing/exploring break. I and my friend Sophie spend most nights looking at holidays and planning random adventures, and this was one of them.

    Booked it. Packed it. Fucked off.

    Our hotel was around a 45 minute drive from the airport, that’s without the 2 stops we did at other hotels. I will say that drivers in Morocco are ruthless. We were in the car for around 5/10 minutes when a car nearly went into the side of us at great speed. Our driver got very angry and was shouting at the driver of the other car in Arabic, so we didn’t know what was being said but we could just see the driver shrugging his shoulders. After it had calmed down, our driver told us that they were the police and did not give a care in the world that what they had done was wrong.

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