Horse Carriage Ride Through the Streets of Marrakech, Morocco

After visiting Jemaa el Fna Square and the Medina in Marrakech, we decided to take a horse carriage ride back to the our hotel.

If you’ve ever wondered what Marrakech really looks like, outside of all the tourist places, this will give you a good view as we ride through the city, navigate traffic circles, get a little lost, watch the horses make some wonderful U-turns, and finally make it back to our hotel.

While I’m playing tour guide, Tim is being a goof, as usual.

As usual with our Live Stream videos, we don’t do a lot of pre planning because we want to show you exactly what we’re experiencing. Sometimes travel goes smoothly, and sometimes it doesn’t – but that’s all part of the adventure, isn’t it?

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What is Marrakech and where is it located?

Marrakech is a city located in the western part of Morocco, known for its vibrant culture, history, and architecture. It is one of the four Imperial Cities of Morocco and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

What can I expect to see and do in Marrakech?

Marrakech is home to many historical landmarks such as the Koutoubia Mosque, Bahia Palace, and the Saadian Tombs. Visitors can also explore the bustling souks (markets) of the Medina, relax in a traditional hammam (bathhouse), or take a stroll through the Jardin Majorelle.

How can I get to Marrakech?

Marrakech can be reached by air via Marrakech-Menara Airport, which has flights from major European cities, or by train from major cities within Morocco. It is also possible to reach Marrakech by bus or car from other parts of Morocco.

What is the best time of year to visit Marrakech?

The best time to visit Marrakech is during the shoulder seasons, from September to November and from March to May, when the weather is mild and the crowds are smaller than during the peak summer months.

Are there any special events or festivals held in Marrakech?

Yes, there are many festivals and events held in Marrakech throughout the year. Some notable events include the Marrakech International Film Festival, the Marrakech Biennale, the Marrakech International Book Fair, and the Marrakech Popular Arts Festival.

Trina Phillips

I've been traveling to off-the-beaten-path destinations for more than 20 years. Now I'm sharing my continuing adventures in Africa.

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