The line’s serviceable four-berth cabins lull you to sleep as the train tiptoes for nearly 400 miles through the north African night. In Tangier, look out for the near completed high-speed track that will host the continent’s first 200mph TGVs in 2018 – a real Moroccan express.
Moreover, who wrote the song Marrakesh Express? The Story Behind The Song: Marrakesh Express by Crosby, Stills & Nash. With 60s pop music going psychedelic, The Hollies’ Graham Nash wrote a song about the hippie trail in Morocco. But it had to wait till he teamed up with David Crosby and Stephen Stills.
Also know, is the Marrakesh Express a train? The Marrakech Express is an overnight journey from Tangier to Marrakech. It’s very cheap even if you go first class which gives you a 4 berth carriage (only 1 bed purchased per ticket).
Furthermore, did the Hollies record Marrakesh Express? “Marrakesh Express” was written and composed by Graham Nash during his final years as a member of the English rock band The Hollies, of which he was a member from its formation in 1962 till 1968.
Amazingly, where does the Marrakesh Express go? TRAVEL FACTS Railbookers (www.railbookers.com) offer a holiday called the Marrakech Express, starting in London and travelling to Marrakech by rail and ferry with stops in Barcelona, Cordoba, Tangiers and Fez along the way.