About the author
Maria Wittendorff has a master in Arabic and is a long-time writer and editor of magazines and books alike. She has travelled Northern Africa for the past 30 years and is drawn to experiencing cultures, the understanding of our history’s circular nature and is eager to explore and expand her own conceptual universe.
Magical Marrakesh! Nearly one thousand years of exciting history have left their impressive marks on this exceptional city, full to the brim of colours and patterns, smells and tastes, light and sound, and a very special ambience that emerges in the intersection between beautiful surroundings, a rich culture, hospitality, and an exceedingly generous climate.
With this book in hand, you have everything you need to know in order to get the complete experience of the red city, both regarding preparations before leaving and while walking around the narrow streets and alleyways, reading the background stories and benefitting from the numerous tips and descriptions, thus making it easier for you to select what to see and where to eat.
Your Guide to Marrakesh gives you vivid, personal accounts from:
- 60 cafés & restaurants
- 15 historical sights
- 10 gardens & parks
- 25 museums, cultural centres & galleries
- 20 riads, hotels & hammams.
As well as history, handicrafts & shopping, souks & markets, architecture & food culture, music & festivals + all the practical info you will need on your journey.
225 pages, softcover, 148 x 210 mm (A5).