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Destination: Morocco

MARRAKECH, MOROCCO JANUARY 3 – 6, 2019 Join us for a re-energizing yoga retreat at  Riad Camilia, one of Marrakech’s premier luxury Riads set in the Medina of Morocco’s ancient city. A healthy way to start the new year. RIAD CAMILIA Located in Marrakesh’s authentic Medina, this stylish 18th century building is is just a 10-minute walks to the famous Djemma el-Fnaa. The design reflecting the eponymous Camille’s French-Moroccan style, Riad Camilia perfectly blends design and comfort. The centre courtyard is shaded by orange trees and palms, freshened by a deep

For those not fortunate enough to have been there already, there are five destinations that should make anyone’s bucket list. Anyone tempted to make a repeat visit will discover that each of these very special places has compelling new events and attractions in 2018. MARRAKECH Marrakech is certainly having a moment. The ground-breaking African contemporary art fair 1-54 takes place in February 2018. October 2017 saw the keenly-awaited opening of the Yves Saint Laurent Museum, a final labour of love by his partner Pierre Bergé. Experienced travellers will always choose

Admittedly, I have waited 13 years before going back to the ‘Ochre’ city of Marrakech. I was spellbound by its light, colors, sounds and magical atmosphere fifteen years ago and returned a year later, before becoming parents. Although the city was filled with European babies and toddlers, I wanted to wait till my kids were old enough to remember this experience and most importantly to understand my health and safety instructions. During my second visit to Marrakech, I got food poisoned, luckily on my last night. Moreover, we got quite

For the October half term holidays, which for many schools last a fortnight, there are four truly inspiring destinations that are hard to beat for a genuine change of scene and pace. Morocco does cool down somewhat in the autumn, but still has temperatures in late October which bear very favourable comparison with Northern Europe. Though not its capital, Marrakech is Morocco’s cultural mecca, and has countless exotic and fascinating experiences for adventurous families. In addition to a tennis court and pool onsite the French Colonel villa also offers easy