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Address: Boutouil Kairaouine, Fes, Morocco

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amezing

we visited the medersa for 15 min it was very intressting to know a lot about this place its very old located near the attarin souks wonderful place and good architecture

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

we visited the medersa for 15 min it was very intressting to know a lot about this place its very old located near the attarin souks wonderful place and good architecture

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Kaiserslautern, Germany
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Interesting mosaics and designs. Lots of tour groups visit this small space so be prepared for crowds.

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San Francisco
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62 reviews 62 reviews
13 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great example of Moorish design. Rivals Alhambra. Smaller than expected but really beautiful. Intricate, beautiful work.

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New Brighton North, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

By my way to the médina with our guide i visited lot off médersas and this one from those it located insiste médina cross from the souks it was very intressting (history)

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Sydney, Australia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Worth to stop by and see when your in the Medina. Entry is 10 dirhams. It has a great level if workmanship and carvings. You can only enter the courtyard area. You can't really miss finding it as the two main roads from the blue gate lead to here. It is in the heart of the medina. There is a... More 

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New York
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

The architecture of Morocco at its best with woodwork well lit from an open roof in dar style. Get ready with your DSLR settings with or without flash or for a editing process period on uploads as the shadows are tricky to capture. The details of this school is a must seen in no other.

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Parma, Italy
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Very beautiful medersa and the price of the ticket is also cheap! I recommend visiting this building.

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USA
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52 attraction reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

It only costs 10 dirham to enter and is well worth the price. The intricate workmanship on the walls and doors and windows is gorgeous.

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Nokia, Finland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Architecture of the place and Moroccan colors they make you to enjoy about place. Small fee to get in, but it's worthy enough to pay.

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United Kingdom
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

From top to bottom: cedar wood, elaborate plastering, mosaics. That is the way, all important houses, schools and palaces are built. We even got a lecture on calligraphy along the walls.

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