ASILAH أصيلة

Asilah or Arzila (Arabic: أصيلة، أرزيلة‎) is a city situated on the northwest tip of Morocco with a history back to 1500 B.C. Asilah served as a base for pirates in the 19th and 20th centuries. Asilah has one of the most beautiful old cities of Morocco: well-kept and dramatically situated along the cliffs towards the Atlantic. It is now a popular seaside resort, with modern holiday apartment complexes on the coast road leading to the town from Tangier. It hosts annual music and arts festivals. Town twinning : Sintra , Portugal (since August 2006)