Morocco is a marvel of northern Africa. The Moroccan city of Fès combines medieval traditions and modern luxury. At Riad Fes, this small hotel adds just a hint of decadence to the region. We sat down with Awa Diakhate of the Riad Fès to find out how travelers can truly enjoy this city.
Traveling in the fall and winter can be a lovely time to enjoy the mild climate of the region. There is a wealth of history and color that cannot be missed. In the heart of the city is Riad Fès, a Relais & Chateau recipient and an escape with Moroccan flare.
What makes’s this hotel unique?
Awa Diakhate, of Riad Fès: “The perfect harmony between tradition and modernity through its four different patios which include traditional, andalusian, baroque, and contemporary architecture.”
In addition, Diakhate explains that guests cannot leave without experiencing a sunrise over the majestic city. The hotel itself is a piece of history, built in the 18th century; this resort offers a blend of modern luxury with traditional Moroccan décor.
In the evening as guests relax in one of the outdoor patios – Diakhate suggests guests try the Lham Mhamar: shoulder of lamb in a smoked onion jam with caramelized onions.
Something guests should not miss while staying in Fès, is the Souks or markets, travelers can find anything from Aladdin themed slippers, hand made rugs and decadent spices.
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