Multiple carriers have routes to Marrakesh, including Etihad and Qatar Airways. etihad.com; qatarairways.com
Whether luxurious intimacy at Dar Darma, or the over-the-top marvel of La Mamounia, take a pick and make a move. mrandmrssmith.com
· March or April is a sweet spot for Marrakesh’s weather: warm (not oppressive) with the Atlas Mountains still littered with pops of green. · Beware the friendly stranger offering what seems like a world of help for no reason. Your instinct is right: they’ll soon be demanding cash. · Bottled water. End of story. · Bartering is ingrained in Moroccan culture. Expect to engage in dealings for almost everything – taxis included. Embrace it.