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    Are you looking for the Couscous recipe? Dont’ look any further…

    Written on December 29, 2015 at 10:39, by

    Ingredients: ½ pound Cous cous; 1 onion; 3 zucchini ?; 3 carrots; 3 eggplant; 1 teaspoon saffron; 1 tablespoon ginger; 1 tablespoon of paprika; 1 tablespoon salt; 3 tablespoons olive oil; 2 tablespoons peanut oil; 1 knob of butter; water q.s. Prep: 1 hour and a half – Cooking: 50 Minutes – Servings: 4-6 people  More »

    Best souvenirs to buy in Marrakech…

    Written on December 29, 2015 at 10:36, by

    You’ll be surprised by the variety of objects that the craftsmen of Marrakech expose in their boutique, in the souks of the medina. Bags, leather accessories, belts, ornaments of silver and precious stones,  home textiles, caftans and traditional slippers. And also,  spices, tea, dried fruits, argan oil, incense, and endless other ideas for purchases… Good  More »

    Info and useful numbers to stay connected…

    Written on December 29, 2015 at 10:28, by

    Our address is 11/12 Trik Sidi Bouharba You can call our Staff at +212524 37 66 57 (Reception) or +212661 34 30 44 (Director, Monsieur Brahim). If you need a taxi, remember to take a small one, that could go through the narrow streets of the Medina. If you cannot find one nearby we can  More »

    How do I book a table to stay for lunch or dinner?

    Written on December 29, 2015 at 10:24, by

    Maria offers a range of expertly prepared dishes with fresh daily ingredients. If you want to enjoy our meals,simply tell the Staff in the morning at breakfast, or email us the day before at Staff at Dar Darma will happily lay your table on the terrace overlooking the Medina, in one of the lounge  More »

    Moroccan cuisine, what’s worth tasting?

    Written on December 29, 2015 at 10:16, by

    Moroccan cuisine is the queen the Maghreb’s flavors. Main speciality is Couscous with meat and vegetables or vegetables only, being a recipe that pleases everyone: vegetarian and not! If you are looking at a unique course, then you should order a Tajine of meat with prunes, dried fruit or raisins. The most delicate palates, would  More »

    Hammams in Marrakech…detox escape

    Written on December 29, 2015 at 10:13, by

    Make sure to give yourself 1 or 2 hours in a local Hammam! It is a ritual that has deep roots: men and women have always let themselves be soothed and pampered in this magical places made of steam, soft lighting and spicy aromas in which relaxation is assured. There are plenty in the Medina,  More »

    What to See and Do?

    Written on December 29, 2015 at 10:11, by

    We selected a few places and activities for you, just have a look at this page. What would you like to do? Drive a quad in the desert, fly over Marrakech on a hot air balloon? Visit the green oasis of the city on horseback? Or maybe get lost in search of the perfect gift  More »

    Are you lost in the Medina and you don’t know how to return at the Dar?

    Written on December 29, 2015 at 10:08, by

    For this or other needs you can contact the Riad at 00212 524 37 66 57. Please note that the Riad is a few steps walk from the Museum of Marrakech and the Medersa Ben Youssef. Simply ask the direction the shop tenders in the souk . Young boys will offer to guide you in  More »

    Climate in Morocco, what to pack?

    Written on December 29, 2015 at 10:06, by

    Here temperatures range between 46 and 62 farenheit (8-17 °C) in winter; 68 and 95 (20 – over 35 °C) in summer. Marrakech is a quite ventilated city, that enjoys a good thermal excursion during evening. In winter season, it is recammandable to wear several layers of clothing and not to forget a windproof jacket.  More »