Videos tagged with "mosques"
Casablanca Morocco [00:49]
Casablanca Morocco is a city of history, towers and spires. Ancient history, romantic tales, mosques and magnificent buildings make Casablanca a must see city in Africa. Morocco with a culture of its own is dynamic and vibrant and caters for the tourist with a sense of adventure.
Eclectic Marrakesh (HD) [06:47]
Marrakesh, Morocco is a photographer's paradise and a barrage on the senses . . . mosques, a palace, snow-capped mountains, tropical foliage, snake charmers, monkey handlers, musicians, belly dancers, food, wine, incense, crowded streets, mysterious women, beasts of burden, aggressive merchants, feral animals, crazy drivers, colorful outfits . . . the list goes on. They're all here -- set to some great music. Enjoy!
Mosques call to pray in Marrakech [01:00]
The mosques in Marrakech call the people to come pray
Tags: Islam, mosque, praying, Morocco, Marrakech, Arabs, Tourism, Vacation, Special, Medina, Starman, FR
Historic City of Fes (Fez) Morocco - Sam's Exotic Travels of 2011 [03:07]
Fes is one of Morocco's most historic cities - and well worth visiting, despite the fact that people in Old Fes dislike having their picture taken. Oh well, here's why it should be on your agenda: Fes el Bali (Medina of Fes) is the oldest and walled part of Fes, Morocco. Besides being famous for having the oldest university in the world Fes el Bali, with a total population of 156 000, is also believed to be the biggest car-free urban area in the world. Fes el Bali was listed by UNESCO as a world heritage site in 1981. One of the most interesting sites in the Medina is the oldest leather tannery in the world, which dates back at least nine centuries. The tannery is composed of numerous stone vessels filled with a vast range of dyes and various odorous liquids. The tannery processes the hides (skins) of sheep and goats, turning them into high quality leather products. The Royal Palace comprises of 80 hectares of land and its compound includes beautiful gardens, mosques and also an ancient school for Koranic studies that whose origin can be traced back to 14th century. General public are barred from entering the Palace but they are even an impressive sight even from outside. The garden doors are famous for their Giant Brass knockers that were made by special artisans from Fes El Bali. The Palace is also famous for the golden doors. The palace was built in the 17th century and it is situated right in the center if Fes el Jdid. Part of it still serves as the residence of the ...
Tags: Fes, Fez, Morocco, UNESCO, World Heritage Site, Medina of Fes, Fes-Boulemane region, imperial city, Fes el Bali, walled city, leather souk, tannery
Marokko-Rundreise mit dem Oriental-Express [01:04]
Eine fantastische Bahnfahrt durch den grünen Norden Marokkos schien.de Diese Rundreise führt Sie von Casablanca über Rabat, Meknès, Fès, Taza, Guercif, Oujda, Bouârfa, Erg Chebbi, Ouarzazate, Boumalne du Dadès, Marrakech vorbei an vielen Sehenswürdigkeiten wieder zurück nach Casablanca. Während dieser Reise können Sie viele Moscheen besichtigen, besuchen die Königsstädte und lernen bei dieser 12-tägigen Reise Land und Leute kennen. Im Zug reisen Sie immer in der I. Klasse. Weitere Infos und Buchungen auf der Homepage schien.de englisch A fantastic ride through the green north of Morocco schien.de This round trip, from Casablanca to Rabat, Meknes, Fez, Taza, Guercif, Oujda, Bouarfa, Erg Chebbi, Ouarzazate, Dades Boumalne, Marrakech past many sights back to Casablanca. During this trip you can visit many mosques, visit the Imperial Cities and meet with this 12-day travel and culture. On the train you always travel in first class. Further information and bookings on the website schien.de italiano Uno fantastico viaggio nel verde nord del Maroco. Questo viaggio vi porterà da Casablanca via Rabat, Meknès, Fès, Taza, Guercif, Oujda, Bouârfa, Erg Chebbi, Ouarzazate, Boumalne du Dadès e Marrakech di nuovo a Casablanca, con la possibilità di vedere tante attrazioni e conoscere posti e persone nuove. Durante il viaggio si può inoltre visitare tante moscee e visitare la città imperiale. Nel treno si viaggia sempre in 1a classe. Per informazioni e/o prenotazioni consultate questa ...
Tags: Marokko, Casablanca, Train, Zug, Wüste, Reise, Travel, City, City Reisebuero, Travel agency, oriental express, Africa, Urlaub, Holiday, Reisen, Railway, Romantik, Abenteuer, Rabat, Fes, Marrakesch, Meknès, Taza, Guercif, Oujda, Maroc, Bouârfa, Erg Cheb