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The Gadget Show – Visits Morocco

October 10, 2011


The Gadget Show is a British television series focusing on technology and is broadcast on Channel 5. The show previews and reviews the latest gadgets, and broadcasts the latest technology news. The show is aimed at giving the mass consumer an insight into the gadget world and in addition, it aims to give enough information […]

Magic in a strange land – TripAdvisor

June 8, 2011


“Magic in a strange land” Words and photographs by Red B Black TripAdvisor Review 1 June 2011 So, you’ve decided to visit Marrakech and now you’re wondering where to stay. When we started on the same journey, we were looking for somewhere that would be part of the experience, not fastened on to the side […]

Shore to Shore – Entertaining Morocco

June 1, 2011


from Shore to Shore:  An evening of music, words, song and food from 17th Century England and Morocco, Stoneleigh Abbey, Warwickshire UK. Last night our Editor, and daughter Hannah, enjoyed an evening of music, words, song and food from 17th Century England and Morocco. The evening was hosted and Directed by Diana Lazenby,  inspired by Alison […]

Mawazine Festival Tribute in Marrakech

May 30, 2011


Les Voix de la Paix: The voices of Peace Mawazine World Rhythms Festival Tribute Concert – Marrakech 29th May 2011  Morocco’s 10th annual Mawazine World Rhythms Festival, held in Rabat, would normally have concluded on 28th May. However a number of the Mawazine artists arrived in Marrakech, last night, to play a special post-festival tribute performance to […]

Flashpacker – Flashpacking ? Explained

May 29, 2011


What do you want to do? • Explore Morocco the genuine way • Immerse yourself into the culture • Travel with the locals • See the natural & unspoilt beauty of this country • Make the journey part of your holiday • A memorable way to discover a country & its’ people • Get to […]

What sits on the Coffee Table?

May 21, 2011


“Rembrandt in Oman” is an unusual choice of coffee table literature but the book has some excellent Arabesque etchings and indeed an interesting back story. In August 2010: I was invited, for 5 days, to be personal guest of His Excellency Sheikh Abdulla bin Mohamed bin Abdulla Al Salmi , the Minister of Awqaf & […]

LAKSIBA ~ No Ordinary Guesthouse – About Us

May 17, 2011


Welcome to Riad Laksiba        FOR YOUR EXCLUSIVE USE…OR JUST A ROOM…. Just inside the Medina Walls of the Imperial Kasbah. You’ll discover a quiet haven, exclusively yours, to relax & absorb the mystique that is Marrakech. 5 Bedrooms each with en-suite, Maid, splash-pool, B&B, £60 per/room/night for Individual, Non Exclusive Use bookings, (or agreed on […]