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Boughaleb to lead Moroccan National Tourist Office in UK

Boughaleb to lead Moroccan National Tourist Office in UK

14 January 2013 Tourism News

The Moroccan National Tourist Office has announced the appointment of Amine Boughaleb as its UK director. Boughaleb’s remit will include promoting Morocco as a destination that offers an unforgettable seaside and a unique cultural experience to British travellers.

Sofitel opens new spa hotel in Morocco

Sofitel opens new spa hotel in Morocco

11 April 2012 Hotel News Spa News

Sofitel Luxury Hotels has opened a new thalassotherapy and well-being hotel in Agadir, Morocco. The 174-room Sofitel Agadir Thalassa Sea & Spa, situated next to the Sofitel Agadir Royal Bay resort, is focused on guest’s well being.

bmi increases cheap flights to Marrakech

bmi increases cheap flights to Marrakech

17 June 2011 Press Release Airline News

bmi has announced its services to Marrakech will be increased from three to five times a week, in response to growing customer demand. From October 1st 2011 until April 14th 2012 inclusive, bmi will operate to Marrakech from London Heathrow every Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Three arrested over tourist bombing in Marrakech

Three arrested over tourist bombing in Marrakech

6 May 2011 Tourism News

Three Moroccan men have been arrested in connection with the bombing of a popular tourist cafe in Marrakech. The suspects are reported to be “loyal” to al Qaeda, according to Moroccan police. The attack last week in the famous Djemaa el-Fna Square left 16 people dead including 11 foreigners.

Tourists killed in Morocco terrorist bomb

Tourists killed in Morocco terrorist bomb

29 April 2011 Tourism News

Morocco has launched an investigation into a suicide bomb attack that left 16 people dead including 11 foreigners in a popular tourist café in Marrakech’s famous Djemaa el-Fna Square. The foreign victims are reported to include eight French, one Briton, one Dutch and one Israeli.