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Diddy’s birthday celebrations in Marrakech 34 Saint-Laurent $ Yves The French couturier first visited the Red City in 1962 when memories of his childhood in Oran, Algeria were reignited. He returned a few years later and bought a house in the medina. The city found its way into his work as well, with the colours and patterns of southern Morocco influencing his collections. He spends part of the year here in a villa adjacent to the Majorelle Gardens (see pp26–7). Farrell % Colin Southern Morocco has long been favoured by Hollywood as an exotic, versatile and, most importantly, cheap spot for filming.
That Was % Morocco (1921) An entertaining account (especially of the Moroccan royalty) by Times correspondent Walter Harris. Year in Marrakech ^ A(1953) Peter Mayne’s engaging journal of a city little changed since medieval times. of the Atlas & Lords (1966) A history of the colourful Glaoui era by Gavin Maxwell. Kinky (1992) * Hideous Emma Freud’s humourous account of a dysfunctional 1970s childhood in Marrakech. Tangier Diaries ( The (1997) An account by John Hopkins of 1950s Tangier with drugfuelled forays to Marrakech.
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