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Address: Central square at entrance to market, Marrakech, Morocco
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
Activities: Shopping
Description: This is the entrance to the outdoor market and food court of the city...
This is the entrance to the outdoor market and food court of the city center.
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This is about as mad as it gets, however all on a very positive note. The place is alive (in more ways than one) with activity and things to do, eat, drink, see. A fabulous... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Just took a walk around. Food from the food stalls are terrible. Don't eat there. Horse pee stench everywhere. Not much to buy. Just interesting to see.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Fun place .Some good and varied food stands..Very local atmosphere particularly in the evening ! Even snake charmers in action!

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Kent, United Kngdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

This is about as mad as it gets, however all on a very positive note. The place is alive (in more ways than one) with activity and things to do, eat, drink, see. A fabulous view on a wholly different world

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Perfect start to a trip to the medina. Soak up the heat and frenetic sellers and when it all becomes a little to much escape to any of the roof top restaurants to enjoy it at a comfortable distance. The horse drawn carages are well worth trying

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

A crazy place to visit, but a must see if visiting Marrakesh. We went firstly during the day, but the central stalls are closed and only come alive after 5pm. Having said that there still lots to see! Be prepared though to be hazzled continuously by the local traders. They don't seem to understand the word NO!! Went back again... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

This square is like something out of Alice in Wonderland, but with a desert Berber setting. By day, it is much more tame, but by 'tame' I mean there are still venomous snakes by the dozen on blankets surrounded by Berber snake charmers and men holding leashes on collared macaques who are sometimes wearing diapers and/or children's clothing. So much... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

A very emblematic square that gets particularly interesting after sunset. It could be scary if you don't like snakes, crowds and hustlers but if you don't mind it's a recommended experience to sit down and eat at one of the booth-restaurants on the square.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Once you go to the square you will see snake charmers, monkey performance and camels. The food at night smells brilliant till you try it. Both me and the Mrs had toilet issues hence ate at KFC. The square leads to the souks bazaars and is a good walk and experience. However beware everyone annoys you about the best way... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

a fantastic and atmospheric place to eat - try food from any of the stalls for an authentic experience of Marrakech. Worth a visit at night before or after a wander around the souks

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

The place is filled with beggars. People would beg and beg so you buy their products. The place doesn't look particularly good, and it is also dirty. Horses excrete and urinate everywhere. Cars and motorbikes drive around here which is very dangerous. There was a good restaurant by the name of Naim foods. Overall I couldn't enjoy this place with... More 

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