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  • Sport

    Hot Air Ballooning

    For any information regarding aerial sports such as parachuting and hot air ballooning in Morocco, the Royal Moroccan Federation for Light Aviation and Aerial Sports, which is located in Rabat, can be contacted. There are many aeroclubs scattered across Morocco but, for a hot air balloon ride in Morocco, visitors should head towards the Western High Atlas plains near Marrakech.

  • Travel

    Airports

    The most common way for international visitors to enter Morocco is by air, and air travel in Morocco is also a good option if you are in a hurry to get somewhere. If you are planning to fly there are several airports in Morocco that will be able to serve your needs. Both local and international Moroccan airports operate throughout the country. All of Morocco's airports are under the care of ...

  • Business

    Demographics

    Most people living in Morocco live west of the Atlas Mountains, a 2,400-kilometer range of mountains, which start off in northwest Africa and go through Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia. The city of Tangier is a major port and is where many go to if they want to go to Spain. Casablanca is also a leading port in Morocco and is the center of Moroccan industry and commerce. Marrakech is the tourist ...

  • Train Stations

    Marrakech

    There are many travelers that flock to Marrakech because of its beauty and easy-going atmosphere. It is a city that was immortalized by Winston Churchill in his well-publicized War Memoirs. He wrote: "Here, surrounded by its extensive palm-groves that have sprung out of the desert, the traveler may rest assured that he will never tire of the majestic view of the snow-covered Atlas Mountains. ...

  • Culture

    Radio

    Morocco radio broadcasts are quite diverse and you can be sure that you will be able to enjoy at least one radio station in a language that you understand. The majority of radio stations are based in either Casablanca or Tangier. If you have access to a short-wave radio you will also be able to […]

  • Area Guide

    High Atlas

    The High Atlas is the biggest mountain range in North Africa. These striking mountains offer extremely impressive mountain biking trails, hiking trails and photography opportunities. The high peaks result in plenty of rainfall; therefore the High Atlas has many fertile valleys surrounded by rivers and waterfalls. It's a breathtaking sight that cannot be missed!

  • Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz

    Marrakech

    Marrakech is truly the city of entertainment in Morocco. In the center of Marrakech is a square, Djemaa el Fna, which is the operating point for entertainers such as acrobats, drummers, dancers, pipe musicians, comedians and storytellers. There's plenty of choice for meals, including the Djemaa el Fna food stalls, many inexpensive cafe-restaurants and a number of up-market palace-restaurants ...

  • Events

    A visit to a foreign country can always be spiced up by joining in or observing local festivities. Morocco is certainly no exception - with literally dozens of little festivals, fairs and holidays being held throughout the country.

  • Hotels

    Naoura Barriere

    As a popular tourist city in Morocco, Marrakech offers a variety of accommodation options and luxury hotels. There are many establishments that offer wonderful facilities and services, but when it comes to luxury, relaxation and breathtaking beauty, the Naoura Barriere comes out on top. Covering an area of more than twenty-two thousand square meters, this hotel has taken rejuvenation to a ...

  • Hotels

    Palmeraie Golf Palace

    The Palmeraie Golf Palace in Marrakech is one of the most popular establishments in the city. This five star hotel boasts a combination relaxation, style and luxurious accommodation. As its name suggests, it is home to one of the most breathtaking golf courses in Morocco, and golf enthusiasts from all over the world visit the Palmeraie Golf Palace to enjoy its facilities. Fortunately, the ...