Marrakesh is one of the most impressive cities in North Africa. Situated in the heart of Morocco at the foot of the Atlas Mountains, this magical city hosts incredible sceneries mostly born of nature and the desert climate. Also known as the "Red City" due to the color of its clay, Marrakesh will become more easily accessible with direct flights to be operated by Turkish Airlines as of April.

1-For nearly a thousand years, Marrakesh was the center of empires, civilizations, and trade.

2-The market on Jemaa El-Fnaa Square reflects the city's energetic spirit with its stalls, musicians, and talented snakes and monkeys.
3-Medina, the Old Town of Marrakesh, is under the protection of UNESCO.
4-Marrakesh is famous for Majorelle Gardens, opened by French painter Jacques Majorelle with plants from all across the world.
5-Dominated by a desert climate, Marrakesh has very little rainfall throughout the year. The average annual temperature is around 19-20 degrees Celcius.
6-Joining a tour of the Great Sahara Desert is one of the most popular activities in Marrakesh.
7-Made by adding fresh mint and sugar to green tea, mint tea is the city's most famous beverage, mesmerizing with its aroma and flavor.
8-Marrakesh has welcomed many celebrities including Charlie Chaplin, Rita Hayworth, Winston Churchill, and Orson Welles.
9-Bearing the grand traces of the Moroccan dynasty, Bahia Palace is one of the most magnificent architectural structures in Marrakesh, adorned with colorful flowers, mosaics, and ornate decorations.

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