La Nouvelle Medina Polizzi – Agadir, Morocco

You can’t go on a trip without finding a hidden gem and sharing it – so it’s my turn to tell you all about a very underrated must-visit in Agadir on the east coast of Morocco – La Nouvelle Medina Polizzi. There’s practically no information about this online so let me tempt you to visit!

Essaouira, Morocco

Essaouira sits on the western coast of Morocco in North Africa. With heat baked summer days and a gentle sea breeze it is a mecca for short breaks and city exploring. Only a couple hours drive from the main tourist hotspots of Agadir and Marrakech, it’s a relaxing day trip.

Riu Tikida Garden – Marrakech, Morocco

The Riu Tikida Garden, a 4* hotel, sits at the southern end of the city’s Palmeraie region. The Palmeraie itself is home to the movers and shakers of Marrakech, calling the vast palm grove their home. Most of the luxury hotel complexes sit in this area. A mere 20 minutes from the airport, you are …

Imlil – Atlas Mountains, Morocco

Imlil is a small village, high up in the Atlas Mountains in Morocco. Sitting 5,710ft above sea level, the village was created due to the demand of tourists flooding the area to visit Toubkal – the highest mountain in North Africa. Of course with an increase in tourists, local residents set up shop here – …

RIU Clubhotel Tikida Palmeraie, Marrakech, Morocco

We were lucky enough to visit the Clubhotel Tikida Palmeraie hotel not long after opening, back in 2010 and we were thoroughly impressed. So impressed that I am booked in to the sister hotel in Marrakech in May with Thomson Holidays. From the outside, the hotel appears very modest, as is the way with a lot …