Ancient Fez, in the northeast of Morocco, oozes atmosphere, from its walled medina to its landscaped Jnan Sbil Gardens. When you visit a place this beautiful, you’ll want a hotel that’s just as fabulous. Step forward, riads: the traditional Moroccan accommodation, with fountain-studded courtyards, rooftop terraces and cool corners for sipping glasses of mint tea.
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Ellie Hurley contributed additional reporting to this article.