Marrakech is located in central Morocco, founded in the 11th century. It used to be the capital of the kingdom of Morocco. known also as “the Red City”.
Marrakech is a city of contrasts, where the ancient and the modern marge. The Medina, with its narrow streets, alleys bustling souks, cheap and expensive restaurants, and many hidden gorges riads. while the Ville Nouvelle aka Guiliz district is home to designer boutiques, stylish restaurants, and cafes.
No matter where you go in Marrakech, you’re sure to be captivated by its magic, and vibrant atmosphere.
A city to discover
Marrakech is a city that needs to be explored. Mint tea, spices, and rich colors, these are just a few of the things that come to mind when we imagine Marrakech. The City of Lbahja (Joy) is a photographer’s dream, with endless opportunities to capture the perfect photo where it’s in the many of the Medina, or in a riad door or terrasse, in Jamma Lfena square, or inside the Majorelle garden.
Maallam photo series
Abdellah joined Thomas to document some of many craftsmen of Media