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    10 amazing (yet affordable) riads to stay at in Marrakech

    LOOKING FOR A CULTURAL EXPERIENCE? Ever thought about buying that Moroccan carpet from the souks? Or maybe some lanterns, a leather pouf, a straw bag or a bunch of spices from the food markets? Maybe you are craving camel riding and quad biking in the desert? The Moroccan city of Marrakech offers all of the above which makes it the perfect getaway. Marrakech is known for its busy Median, beautiful gardens and colourful tiles. A great place to learn more about Morocco and get an insight on the history and local traditions. In Marrakech the most common accommodation is staying in a riad. So what is a riad? It is…