Jemaa el-Fna, Marrakech

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The commercial and cultural center of the city, Jemaa el-Fna represents a UNESCO-designated Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity. The square hosts daily performances by storytellers, actors, and musicians. Merchants come and go throughout the day, selling fresh orange juice, traditional foods, herbal medicines, traditional water bags made from leather, and brass drinking cups. Put Jemaa el-Fna at the forefront of your travel plans using our Marrakech itinerary planning website.
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  • Amazing location and lots to see but the souks are enclosed, very busy with continual hassle from the traders. Went during the afternoon and managed to find a bar to recuperate. Would not fancy it...  more »
  • Great to experience the vibes of Marrakech. However, watch out for any sort of scammers, such as women forcing henna tattoo on you and demanding unreasonable amount and also the snake and monkey...  more »
  • Loud, crowded. Very exotic. Sneak, cobras, food, herbs, everything. Mix of people and culture. most of adventures  more »
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