Luxury Hotel Review: Riad Star – Marrakech, Morocco #MuchMorocco @riadstarlucie
Two Monkeys Travel - Africa - Morocco - Marrakesh - Riad Star. As one of the top destinations of choice, the classic traveler’s dream of exploring this ancient, vibrant city with an authentic Moroccan Riad as your base is fulfilled beyond expectation at Riad Star. One of the newest and most unique Riad hotels in the Red City, its story will charm and inspire visitors as much as its incredible setting, previously having been home to dancing icon and pioneer of civil-rights, Josephine Baker.
Septima Clark (5/3/1898 - 12/15/1987) Mrs. Clark, a teacher in South Carolina, established Citizenship Schools throughout the South to teach reading and increase voter eligibility. Quote: "I have a great belief in the fact that whenever there is chaos, it creates wonderful thinking. I consider chaos a gift."
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre - not the original, but near the foundations (200m away). The first Globe was destroyed by fire in 1613. A replacement was built, but later closed (along with all theatres) in 1642 during the English Civil War. It was considered "not seemly to indulge in any kind of diversions or amusements during such troublous times." England became a republic, but it didn't take. The monarchy (& theatres) returned during the "Restoration", from 1660. SE1, London Bridge Tube.