- With strong sunlight and plenty of color, Marrakech is a photographer's dream
- In 2016, the city will be home to the world's largest photography exhibition
- It's recommended to work with a smaller, less obvious camera to avoid spooking local subjects
This piece, and several others on Marrakech, complement the CNNGo TV series. This month's show features a lesson in haggling in the medina old town and samples delicious local pancakes. It meets a homegrown rap artist and showcases the ancient city's contemporary culture before embarking on a hot air balloon ride over the beautiful nearby countryside: www.cnn.com/cnngo
(CNN)Once a haven for painters seduced by its rich colors, Marrakech is back on track to become a world-leading destination for photographers thanks to the arrival of a major new museum.