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Address: Rue Bab Doukkala, Marrakech, Morocco

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A real eye opener....

Take a wander over to this part of the Medina, this is where the locals go for their goods, which means only one thing, decent prices. This gets you away from the hard sell of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 4, 2014
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Dunfermline, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Brussels, Belgium
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92 reviews 92 reviews
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

When we went the square was largely empty apart from the snake-charmers. Try and take a photo without paying and you might be in trouble. One yellow-toothed charmer approached me angrily with a snake wrapped around his hand as he hissed for money. He didn't get it. The main market is a fascinating maze and the stalls are attractive. Again... More 

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Dunfermline, Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Take a wander over to this part of the Medina, this is where the locals go for their goods, which means only one thing, decent prices. This gets you away from the hard sell of the souks. Definitely worth walking distance to.

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Birmingham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Away from the main souks and square - bought fresh fruit and tagines from here without any bargaining as the prices were so reasonable. Locals were very welcoming.

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Littleborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Rue Bab Doukkala is a fascinating local market in which the locals do their shopping. You can buy almost anything from hats to rugs, it is much cheaper than the souks and the best place to buy tagines etc.,. Not a typical tourist market no hard sell.

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marrakech
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63 reviews 63 reviews
19 attraction reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2011

Rue Bab Doukkala (from Bab Doukkala to the corner at Dar el Bacha) is a great local market street where local people do their daily shopping and is a natural route for tourists to take from that end of the new town towards the souks. From Baba Doukkala a minute or so into the street on the right you'll find... More 

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Marrakech, Morocco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2011

Rue Bab Doukkala This street is well worth the ten or fifteen minutes walk through an old part of the medina, a popular route from the new town en route to the main souks, it comprises a local market. No “hard sell” of the tourist souks here! The route stretches from the multiple gates of Bab Doukkala (next to the... More 

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