Time seems to have stood still in this beguiling imperial city, with its atmospheric, walled Medina, medieval architecture and vibrant souks. Although it is the spiritual heart of Morocco, Fez is often forgotten in favour of the more popular Marrakech. However, it has so much to offer the discerning traveller, and we, at cazenove+loyd, can help you make the most of your time there. Here are seven incredible experiences we can arrange for you in Fez:
1. Learn about the architecture:
The city’s elaborate buildings are magnificent and we can set up a fascinating morning with famous local architect Aziza Chaouni from the University of Al Qarawiyyin. The expedition will give you an informative overview of the intriguing and diverse world of Moroccan architecture, which showcases many ornamentation and decorative techniques, ranging from floral motifs and geometric patterns to ceramics and calligraphy.