Marrakesh Encounter

Marrakesh Encounter

by Lonely Planet, Alison Bing
     
 

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet Marrakesh Encounter is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Watch the nonstop drama in the Djemaa el-Fna, find treasures in the souqs, or admire Moroccan artistry at Ali Ben Youssef

Overview

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet Marrakesh Encounter is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Watch the nonstop drama in the Djemaa el-Fna, find treasures in the souqs, or admire Moroccan artistry at Ali Ben Youssef Medersa; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of the best of Marrakesh and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet Marrakesh Encounter:

  • Full-colour maps and images throughout
  • Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests
  • Insider tips save you time and money and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Free, convenient pull-out Marrakesh map (included in print version), plus over 12 colour neighbourhood maps
  • User-friendly layout with helpful icons, and organised by neighbourhoods to help you determine the best spots to spend your time
  • Coverage of Palmeraie, Nouvelle Ville, Bab Doukkala & Dar el-Bacha, Mouassine, Djemaa el-Fna, Riads Zitoun, Kasbah, Central Souqs & Derb Debachi, and more

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Marrakesh Encounter is a handy guide that literally fits in your pocket, providing on-the-go assistance to travellers who seek only the can't-miss experiences. Colourful and easy-to-use, this neighbourhood-focused guide includes unique local recommendations to maximise your quick trip experience.

  • Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's Morocco guide for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer.

Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet and Alison Bing.

About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in.

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Editorial Reviews

Sherman's Travel
...Encounter guides...discreet in size, but generous enough on page count to provide a fuller city experience minus the hefty guidebook load.
— Sherman's Travel, April 2007

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781741793161
Publisher:
Lonely Planet Publications
Publication date:
10/01/2011
Series:
Encounter Series
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
4.26(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.41(d)

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