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  • Palaces

    Khalifa Palace

    Tetouan is a beautiful Moroccan city and the only open port on the Mediterranean Sea. It is set against a backdrop of mountains to the west and south. Tetouan boasts seven superbly sculpted gateways that lead through the ramparts into the medina: a maze of intricate alleys, twisting around the houses and stores. There are many interesting sights, sounds and aromas to experience in the medina ...

  • Attractions

    Mohamed V Mausoleum

    The Mohamed V Mausoleum is another attraction in Rabat that is worth the visit. It is not only a perfectly preserved example of the Alaouite dynasty’s architectural style, but it is the final resting place of three significant members of the royal family. Here visitors and locals are able to pay their respect to these leaders and marvel at the detailed and beautifully designed mausoleum. It ...