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  1. A Secret Moroccan Souk Where Exclusive Elaborate Dinners Take Place, Opens Quietly in SohoRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I founded Melting Butter because I wanted to create a website that curates only the best, the most extraordinary, inspiring hotspots in NYC & around the world. I didn't want to waste my time reading restaurant and hotspot reviews - I just wanted someone with excellent taste to tell me which restaurants, bars, clubs, boutiques, hotels, and galleries to check out on my travels.

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  2. Tangier-MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Stranger in Paradise

    The Bulgari Bali taught us all that all black interiors are the ultimate in luxury: the trouble is, in the new city hotels in Asia, one keeps smashing into Arab ladies in black burqa in the public areas! For years I have wanted to visit Tangier, that legendary artists' and writers' haunt at the mouth to the Mediterranean. Emirates conveniently flies direct to Casablanca from Dubai.

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  3. Morocco's riad hotels: Private palaces for travelersRead the original story

    Yesterday | WICU12 Erie

    A number of Morocco's riads have been transformed into incredible boutique hotels over the past several years, giving travelers a cultural and luxurious experience that was once off limits. The interior often features lavish ornamentation -- glazed ceramic tiles in colorful geometric patterns on walls and floors, carved pierced white stucco work, painted wooden ceilings and shiny polished plaster walls .

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  4. Campout in the SaharaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Diego Reader

    Hassi Labied is one of the places you go in Morocco if you want to sleep in the Sahara. It's about 30 miles from the Algerian border; and its dunes are said to be 20,000 years old.

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  5. W Marrakech slated to open in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Travel Weekly

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts' W lifestyle brand will debut in Morocco in 2017 with the opening of W Marrakech. The 148-room property will be located in Marrakech's Hivernage district, near Menara Gardens.

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  6. George Clooney to honeymoon in Marrakech: Lawrence of Morocco's top five placesRead the original story

    Monday | PR Log

    Actor George Clooney, who married British-Lebanese lawyer Amal Alamuddin on Saturday in Venice, is expected to honeymoon in Marrakech. PRLog - Sep. 29, 2014 - Max Lawrence, MD of Lawrence of Morocco - the UK's leading specialist operator to the country - lived in Marrakech for 12 years.

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  7. Four Questions About Contemporary Arab ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Hyperallergic

    As the first major show of art from the "Arab world" in a New York museum, it stirs a huge well of emotions and frustrations about a topic that needs volumes to unpack. To their credit, curators Natalie Bell and Massimiliano Gioni have done a solid job of bringing together a lot of important work, but there are many shortcomings in the recent renaissance of Arab art, and although many of the issues aren't specific to this show, they are evident in it.

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  8. the simple lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | TrekEarth

    There are many villages one could visit around the Sahara Desert or between the route from Fes to Ouarzazate to experience the remote Sub-Saharan life and culture. I managed to visit just one, had heard about two others from an episode of Morocco by Ian Wright , but this one closely resembles the distinct characteristics of Sub-Saharan life one often expect from such villages.

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  9. Etihad Airways makes substantial donation to underprivileged children in MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | AME Info

    Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has donated more than one hundred thousand UAE dirhams to underprivileged children in Morocco. A senior delegation from Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, visitedMorocco this week to present the donation which has been raised through the airlines' various charitable initiatives that took place in Abu Dhabi during Ramadan.

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  10. Rail rivals look to gadget-packed trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Iol.co.za

    Passengers prepare to board a TGV duplex high-speed train at the railway station in Avignon, France. Trains are likely to become more like long-haul planes, with customised carriages and tablets embedded into hi-tech seats as companies such as TGV maker Alstom battle Chinese competition.

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  11. Western train makers fight back with high-tech interiorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Globe and Mail

    Trains stand during a three-hour warning strike calling for higher wages by employees of Germany's rail operator Deutsche Bahn , represented by the German Train Drivers' Union at Berlin's Ostbahnhof railway station in this Sept. 6 picture.

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  12. Western train makers fight back with hi-tech interiorsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Reuters

    Trains are likely to become more like long-haul planes, with customized carriages and tablets embedded into hi-tech seats, as Western manufacturers fight back against cheaper Chinese rivals and Europe's railways open up to greater competition. Europe's rail passengers may feel their comfort has long been overlooked by an industry still largely in the hands of cash-strapped governments and struggling to compete with low-cost airlines as well as coaches and cars.

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    Wednesday Sep 24 | Al Bawaba

    Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has donated more than one hundred thousand UAE dirhams to underprivileged children in Morocco. visited Morocco this week to present the donation which has been raised through the airlines' various charitable initiatives that took place in Abu Dhabi during Ramadan.

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  14. First-Ever Global Wellness Award Winners Announced at Global Spa &...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | PRWeb

    The inaugural Global Wellness Awards took place during the 8th annual Global Spa & Wellness Summit , in Marrakech, Morocco earlier this month. Winners included Don Ardell and Dr. John Travis who shared the honor of being named first-ever "Wellness Innovators;" Sarah Livia Brightwood, President, Rancho La Puerta was named "Leader in Sustainability"; and Magatte Wade, a prominent Senegalese entrepreneur and founder of Tiossan, a high-end skin care line, was named the 2014 "Leading Woman in Wellness".

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  15. I judge you, and that's okayRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | The Daily Princetonian

    The first day of my study abroad program in Morocco was the usual combination of awkward mingling and useless information sessions. After I suffered through a series of hour-long information sessions coordinated by the Institute for the International Education of Students in Rabat , only one nugget of wisdom stayed with me throughout the four months of my North African experience - and only because I found it so offensively misleading.

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  16. Contiki Goes Big in Europe in 2015 with 16 New TripsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | GlobeNewswire

    No two travelers are the same. That's why Contiki's new Europe 2015 brochure offers something for everyone, with eight new trip styles that cater to the different experiences young people want to have on vacation.

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  17. Marrakesh & the Atlas MountainsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Independent

    Visiting Morocco really is like stepping back in time and is everything you imagine it to be and more. This is a country of great contrasts: it has had many influences, with some of the earliest records from Phoenician times, then coming under the sway of Carthage, the Romans, from the 7th century the Ottomans and finally the French.

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  18. Take a Hike: Top Worldwide Spots for WalkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Geeky Traveller

    From the casual walker to the extreme climber, the natural landscape of our world offers ample opportunity for any hiker. For those in search of adventure, tall mountains, exotic trails and daring treks are only a plane ticket away.

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  19. Flight RisksRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Lucianne.com

    Three days after Christmas last year, 13 members of Congress boarded planes across the United States bound for Morocco. Their all-expenses-paid trip lasted a week, and included visits to the cities of Marrakech, Rabat, and Casablanca.

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  20. Humongous dinosaur was 'half duck, half crocodile'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Christian Science Monitor

    Digital skeletal reconstruction and transparent flesh outline of Spinosaurus aegyptiacus. Color codes are used to show the origin of different parts of the digital skeletal model.

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