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help! travel and shopping during Eid al-Fitr

by tabbiez Online Now Sep 5, 2007 at 11:31 AM

am planning to travel to essaouira from marrakech during Eid al-Fitr and wondered if buses will be running as normal and if i need to book tickets in advance? also what about shop openings? i am travelling with my baby and will need to buy supplies of nappies, milk etc. are the supermarkets open each day during this period?
any advice much appreciated!

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    Re: help! travel and shopping during Eid al-Fitr

    by geoveo Online Now Sep 5, 2007 at 2:40 PM

    The Supratours buses from Marrakesh to Essaouira run there and back many times every day, even during religious festivals. Supermarkets will be open there usual times, though I don't recall there being any supermarkets in Essaouira.

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