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To get things started, browse our travel reviews of the top five vacation destinations in the world. These reviews are taken into account different lifestyle’s and thus different forms of vacations. Essentially, this is our proven method of delivering you with the best strategy to tackle the ultimate question of “Where am I going?”.
Always reach outside the box.
Getting something new out of life is what vacation is all about. If you’re not willing to try something new, it will feel as though you never went on vacation at all. We have conveniently gathered resources and ratings in order to help you get the ball rolling on this. Take a look, get an idea, and act upon it. Below is a list of our Top 5 places to visit for 2016
5. Marrakech, Morocco
In The Middle of The Desert, A Jewel Awaits The Traveler
A sprawling city of culture, Marrakech is a must-see if you plan on visiting Africa one day. In Marrakech, food is life- thousands of different spices are sure to appease any pallet, and the conglomeration of hundreds of cultures has turned the city into an epicenter of entre’s.
Here we’ve helped compile a list of the Top 5 things to do in Marrakech to help get the ball rolling.
5. Shop til you drop.
Marrakech is home to hundreds of local retailers eager to barter with tourists. Their craftsmanship which includes rugs, furniture, and all kinds of designer ware is a start. Prices are not commonly set so getting a deal can be easier than in the Americas, especially if you have something to trade.
4. Visit the Koutoubia Mosque
Morocco’s most iconic symbol, the Koutbia Mosque is a must-see while in Marrakech. Built in 1199, the Koutbia is the largest mosque in Marrakech, and features a wide array of beautiful architecture.
3. Museums of Morocco
Steeped in rich culture and history, it’s no wonder that Morocco is host to some of the most well-stocked museums in the world. Arts and crafts museums can be found in Marrakech, which pay homage to the city’s rich history of traditional Moroccan lifestyle. Photography museums can also be found throughout the city which document the colonial history of Morocco as well as other historical events.
Camel burger anyone? Marrakech is a food aficionado’s paradise. But don’t take our word for it- here’s an excerpt from BBC’s food guide– “One of the great cuisines of the world, Moroccan cooking abounds with subtle spices and intriguing flavour combinations. Think tart green olives paired with chopped preserved lemon rind stirred into a tagine of tender chicken, the surprise of rich pigeon meat pie dusted with cinnamon and icing sugar, or sardines coated with a flavourful combination of coriander, parsley, cumin and a hint of chilli. Influenced by Andalusian Spain, Arabia and France, Morocco’s cuisine is a delicious combination of mouth-watering flavours that make it unique.” So if that doesn’t entice you enough initally, here’s a helpful list of Marrakech’s best restaurants.
1. Have a night out
Marrakech is a blooming city with blooming night-life. If you want to complete your vacation and feel truly satisfied have a night out on the town is an essential piece to your vacation. The wine itself in Morocco is world class. With it’s high elevations and fertile land, fine wines can be found in plenty of bars and restaurants local to the region. Enjoy!