Saturday Aug 16
Cyclist to ride from Chelmsford to Marrakech for charity
A KEEN cyclist is to travel from Chelmsford to Marrakech in Morocco later this year in aid of Pump Aid.
Saturday Aug 16
The gates in Marrakesh echo and develop the theme of the mihrab. Their arches are framed within a horizontal rectangle and the spandrels are either blank or decorated with flowers and foliage geometric or shell motifs.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Nigeria not developing young talents- Ogunkoya
At the same time, regrets rummaged through his mind because no Nigerian male sprinter could put up any serious challenge in the 100m final; an event Nigerians were once untouchables.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Look to Morocco for rich and powerful decor
I don't know of a single other place in the world that has that same effect for me.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Tom Cruise heading to Morocco for 'Mission Impossible 5'
" Visiting Morocco in 2014 for various shoots have been director Clint Eastwood and actors Bruce Willis and Tom Hanks, among others, to take part in some of the 10 foreign films and series whose filming is scheduled for Morocco this year.
BANGKOK: Who's up for a party?
The Grand Millennium Sukhumvit invites everyone to eat, drink and be merry with its Have a Fun Party with Us Package!" Designed for group bookings of a minimum of 50 people and priced at Bt999 per person, benefits include "Fun Party Special Offers" of free flow soft drinks and mixer, free corkage on wine and whisky, free LCD projector, one choice ... (more)
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Malaysian National News Agency
Morocco To Host Climate Change Conference
The 4th edition of the Climate Change and Development Conference will convene in Marrakesh from Oct 8 to 10 under the theme "Africa Can Feed Africa Now: Translating Climate Knowledge into Action".
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Last minute holiday bargains to UK, Greece, Morocco, Spain, Canada and USA
This Queen Anne house in Stoke Poges in Buckinghamshire has rooms for A 99 a night, including breakfast and a glass of champagne during August, if you book by August 17. 0843 22 77 777 Greece for A 185pp : Round off the summer with this 14-night holiday to the Greek island of Zante, self-catering at the three-star Ioannis and Danny's Hotel in ... (more)
Fri Aug 08, 2014
African championships: It's Okagbare vs Ahoure
Blessing Okagbare might have had her moments at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow by winning a sprint double but as the African Championships, starting tomorrow in Marrakesh, Morocco, Cote d'Ivoire's Murielle AhourA© will be keen to outshine Okagbare in the race of who emerges Africa's fastest runner in Africa.
Luxury hotels leaving surprising turndown treats on guest beds
Most hotel guests love to find surprises on their bed when they return to their room after the maids have done their magical turndowns.
WNYC-AM New York
Chermoula: From North Africa To The White House To Your Table
If you weren't on the guest list for Tuesday's U.S.-Africa Summit dinner, no need to feel left out.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Marrakech: Hungry for more
Waking all too early to the muezzin's call, I slip under a stack of pillows in my vast double bed at La Mamounia .
Travel World News
ASTA Hosts Moroccan Tourism Delegation
The American Society of Travel Agents held a signing ceremony with Abderrafih Zouitene, CEO of the Moroccan National Tourist Office, and other dignitaries and press from Morocco to officially announce Marrakech as the location chosen for ASTA Destination Expo 2015 .
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Casablanca and Marrakech: The soul of Morocco
Stayed in the old medina in the youth hostel. The area around the old medina where the souks are present is a place where the excitement lies in the evening otherwise I found Casablanca as a dull place which you compare with other financial centers in the world although the locals would probably disagree with me to the hilt.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Zambia: 'Zambia's Sugar Prices Higher'
African Competition Forum said Zambia's sugar prices are above the world recommended market prices largely because of market power being vested in one existing large-scale producer.
How to holiday in Morocco with a toddler... and even get him to eat snails
A rooftop gym, an outdoor kitchen and a private lemon tree grove: Inside the luxury Ibiza villa where Kate Moss and Kylie holiday 'I want cigarettes and a parachute!': Thomson flight from Tunisia diverted to Gatwick after 'drunk woman attacks cabin crew with her prosthetic leg' Would YOU take this flight? Loop-the-loops, barrel rolls and 200mph ... (more)
magazine: Fobe House
At first glance, it's unclear whether Fobe House is actually a house at all. It has the usual features of domesticity-doors, windows, rooms-but not in the usual places.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Morocco: Morocco Launches Housing Survey
Housing Minister Mohamed Nabil Benabdellah on Wednesday launched a survey of urban and rural households.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Marrakech's magical medieval heart
The central square in Morocco, Jemaa el-Fna is a teeming expanse of vendors, medicine men and people plying ancient entertainments such as acrobatics and snake charming.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Spanish Paedophile Stoned by Crowd in Marrakesh
Moroccan police patrolling the Chetoui district in the city reportedly found people hurling stones at the man, before stepping in to save him from the crowd.