There are no openly gay bars or clubs because homosexuality remains a criminal offence in Morocco , but some of the bigger clubs which attract westerners are probably the best bet. There are a few bars listed in the gay section of the time out guide to Marrakech where one is likely to find like minded people: I'll dig out the copy we bought just this week, and post where they are. There are No gay friendly bars in Marrakech , just some may turn a blind eye as the gigolos maybe in there making money and ripping people off. Time Out lists Cafe Les Negociants in Gueliz Place Abdul Moumen, avenue Mohammed V, open to 11pm daily and the Cafe Atlas opposite as places where some gay people hang out, but also notes the ever-presence money-driven come-hither looks!
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Open each night of the week, it draws the largest crowds on the weekend. While not a gay bar, it has a friendly and relaxed vibe that makes all party-lovers feel right at home on the dance floor. The DJ plays a mixture of dance and pop tunes to keep the crowds pleased. Strobe lights flicker through the club and revelers gyrate to the beats. A gay-friendly club, people can enjoy techno in one area or a lively Moroccan cabaret show in another. A vibrant beach club in the popular seaside resort of Agadir , Flamingo Oriental Night Club is especially busy at weekends. Playing a blend of music that mainly features all the latest hits, the club attracts a balance of locals and tourists.
Traveling to an Islamic country and experiencing the magic of the Thousand and One Nights together — as a homosexual couple? This sounds more dangerous than it really is. To begin with: According to Moroccan law, homosexual acts are illegal and will be punished severely. Near Rabat, for example, two young Moroccans were sentenced to four months imprisonment each in because of homosexual contacts. Strongly influenced by religion and patriarchal structures, Moroccan society is characterized by traditional values, and is, thus, rather homophobic.
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