5 reason why Marrakech is the perfect winter destination
Forget all those winter destinations that can be summed up on a post-it, come to enjoy the perfect winter getaway in Marrakech. This city combines a long list of activities with the perfect atmosphere for a relaxing vacation. Marrakech is shopping, cultural sights, gastronomic routs, wellness, relaxation, beaches, ecotourism, but especially and without a doubt, is the best destination to escape from the cold European winter.
The best place of the city is the seductive Medina with its souks, its riads and hammams, but there are many amazing places to visit in Marrakech, among them are the Bahia Palace, the Ben Youssef Mosque, the Menara and the Saadian tombs.
Marrakech has an average temperature of 68°F along January, February and March, and total of 320 sunny days a year. Enjoy winter tanning in the Atlantic beaches or swimming into the pool of some of the best resorts in the world.
Proximity and good weather are just the top of the list of the many qualities Marrakech has. Its incredible accommodations is one of the other reasons why every year there is more and more people spending its European winter getaways in Morocco. Be Live Collection Marrakech Adults Only will be the best option to stay in Marrakech in 2015. This brand new adults-only hotel will offer the best quality services in the elegant and exclusive area of Palmeraie.
Did you know that the beautiful beaches of Morocco are just two hours away from Marrakech? Essaouira was founded and named by Portuguese settlers with the mythical name of Mogador five-hundred years ago. Its name in Arabic means “well designed” alluding the incredible Medina, cataloged as World Heritage Site in 2001 by UNESCO. Located in the prominent Cape Sim, Essaouira has served as the setting for the famous TV series Game of Thrones, regarding its authentic and well-preserved beauty.
If the above reasons are not enough to convince you to make Marrakesh your next winter destination, may be its tasty and surprising list of restaurants will do. Enjoy the most delicious kebabs in Jamaa el Fna Square, a spicy tagine in a riad restaurant within the souk or a creative meal in one of the new restaurants in the chic Palmeraie area.