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Chasing the winter sun - Marrakesh the Rose city - Honeypop Kisses
I know Marrakech is called the red city but for me everything was steeped in rose tones, from the colour of the buildings to the breathtaking sunsets. Marrakech has stolen my heart. All the details from our trip to Marrakesh the Rose city are below! Morocco has always been on my bucket list, Casablanca was my destination of choice (for obvious reasons) but after having experienced a city that’s a riot of colour, immersed in History and culture I will definitely be going back to Marrakech! First on our trip was a visit around the Majorelle gardens, full of cacti the gardens were built by Jacques Majorelle and saved years later by Yves Saint Laurent and Pierre Berge, they moved into the villa in the garden and set to restoring and expanding the garden, with the aim of making the most beautiful garden, I for one think they succeeded. The artist studio in the gardens now hosts a Berber Museum celebrating the culture, it also houses the personal Berber collections of Yves Saint Laurent and Pierre Berge. Yves Saint Laurent’s ashes are scattered in the rose garden of the Villa with a small monument to mark the passing of a fashion powerhouse. …