Appearing as a slight bulge on the coastline in modern maps, Cape Bojador in Western Sahara does not appear to be much of an obstacle to overcome, and yet for ancient mariners it was. Many ...
Situated about fifteen miles northeast of Tétouan on the Mediterranean coastline of Morocco, the charming town of Mdiq is fast becoming a destination of choice for both local and international ...
Situated within a 40 minute drive from the Moroccan city of Casablanca, northeast of the coastal town of El Jadida, the US$ 35 million Mazagan Resort is set to be a dream tourist destination ...
When walking into the prayer room, visitors will notice an inscription above the doorway that reads: "I was created for science and prayer, by the prince of the believers, descendant of the ...
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- Heritage Sites
The Medina of Tetouan is the capital of Tangier-Tetouan, a region of Morocco found in the northern parts of the country in the fertile Martil Valley. Tetouan (Tetuan, Tettawan, Tettawen) is also the cultural centre of the region and has the only open port on the Mediterranean Sea.
The Barbary Macaque (Macaca sylvanus) resides chiefly in Morocco and in the mountains of Algeria, with a much smaller population making their home in Gibraltar. The species is considered one of the Old World monkeys and are the only free living primates in Europe, with the exception of humans. They are also sometimes referred to as the Barbary Ape, however they are true monkeys.
Situated in central Morocco, the population of the region of Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz is around 3.1 million. The capital of the region is the popular tourist destination of Marrakech.
- Ibis Hotels
Located at 32-34 rue Abderrahmanne El Ghafiki place de la Gare in Rabat, the Ibis Moussafir Rabat Hotel provides comfortable and stylish accommodation right in the city center. The hotel is just 20 minutes from the nearest railway station, 15 minutes from the beach, village of Moroccan arts and zoological gardens and 10 minutes from the Mohammed V Mausoleum, the Kasbah des Oudayas and the ...
As you tour Morocco, you will find that almost every palace is different in one respect or another – even if they all indicate former glories once enjoyed by royal courts. The El Bahia Palace in Marrakech is certainly no exception. This beautiful building is an excellent example of Eastern Architecture from the 19th century that represents trends and standards of the wealthy who lived at ...
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